19 Dec '11, 11am

Top Five Micro Wind Turbines – Remix!

Top Five Micro Wind Turbines – Remix!

For the business and public sectors, AeroVironment’s Architectural Wind micro turbine makes our list again because it highlights a look-at-me factor that is becoming more important in the alternative energy market, as more companies and institutions use sustainability to boost their public profiles. Though a focus on aesthetics can greatly (though not necessarily) increase the installed cost of a wind turbine, the investment could be absorbed as a promotional expense. If you look at a couple of the NFL’s micro wind turbines you can see that teams are focused on attractive, high visibility products that add green luster to their brand. On those counts Architectural Wind succeeds with a sleek, eye catching style, and its modular design makes for easy scalability. Architectural Wind is just one advanced alternative energy product in AeroVironment’s portfolio, which includes s...

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