Scrap-Savonius – Small Scale VAWT for rural Tanzania

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GRØN DYST 2014 Technical University of Denmark

Scrap-Savonius – Small Scale VAWT for rural Tanzania
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Author:A. Marlow (DTU Management Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark)
N.W. Svendsen (DTU Management Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark)
J.A. Skovgaard (DTU Management Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark)
Date: 2014-06-27     Track: Main     Session: 1

Our concept is a windmill built out of recycled scrap metal and auto parts, which can provide free electricity for people living under difficult circumstances and replace traditional biomass sources like firewood and charcoal that accounts for largely the majority, as a source of energy in East Africa.