The Merrill renewable energy tower

Submitted by Larry R. Hunter

In order to investigate various renewable energy technologies we have mounted photo-voltaic panels,wind turbines, and a weather station on the tower on the south-east corner of Merrill Science center.  We have created a data base with the data collected from these devices.  For more detail about the installation or to plot selected data click on the following link.  

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The site also includes an interesting comparison of various forms of energy.