Gallery: McCamley’s Solar Wind Turbine Generates Energy From the Wind a...


Like peanut butter and jelly or chips and dip, some things were just meant to go together. A team from the University of Bath in collaboration with SME McCamley Middle East Ltd has developed a new wind turbine that they claim will overcome many of the problems associated with traditional renewable power generation. Their hybrid technology encases a vertical blade wind turbine in an outer frame that is outfitted with solar cells. Bat and bird friendly as well as quiet, the design is able to be installed on buildings in order to assist with urban electricity projects.

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  1. Peter Brooks December 25, 2014 at 1:58 am

    could low profile these merry go round turbines at high wind points in hills surrounding Mudgee as alternative to conventionally planned three bladed ones causing dissent

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