Ian Woofenden has been using wind electricity for more than 30 years. He is the author of Wind Power for Dummies and many articles on wind power in Home Power Magazine, where he works as a senior editor. He has been a writer, teacher, consultant, and tower jockey in the wind industry and loves to share his knowledge and experience, with an off-grid end-user’s perspective. Past students find him to be personable and accessible as he shares his passion while answering student questions.
Join wind expert Ian Woofenden for an overview of the basic wind-electric components and their functions, and information to guide your thinking as you consider residential wind.
Ian Woofenden has been consulting, teaching, and leading projects in Central America and the Caribbean for more than a decade, and shares his first-hand experience with seven renewable energy technologies in the "developing world."