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Mikala posted a topic in Electricity / Power: Mains, Solar, Hydro & Wind PowerAnother interesting device is this wind turbine that's supposedly more energy efficient than other types of turbines, yet quiet at the same time. http://www.gizmag.com/the-archimedes-liam-f1-urban-wind-turbine/32263/?utm_source=Gizmag+Subscribers&utm_campaign=431f8de56f-UA-2235360-4&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_65b67362bd-431f8de56f-89746070 Although it's getting increasingly common to see solar panels on the roofs of homes, household wind turbines are still a fairly rare sight. If Rotterdam-based tech firm The Archimedes has its way, however, that will soon change. Tod
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Knowdafish posted a topic in Electricity / Power: Mains, Solar, Hydro & Wind Powerhttp://autos.yahoo.com/blogs/motoramic/wind-powered-blackbird-sale-rewriting-physics-134230233.html Rick Cavallaro has been called an idiot more times than he cares to remember. After posing the theory that a wind-powered vehicle can travel downwind faster than the wind, negating centuries of scientific belief, the Internet and its readers pointed, laughed and ridiculed the mad scientist. But on July 3, 2010, Cavarallo and his cronies silenced the doubters by constructing a wind-powered vehicle that travelled close to three times faster than the wind itself. For those wondering where o