Wind power is fast becoming one of the leading sources of alternative energy in South Africa, with both land-based and online wind turbine and wind generator manufacturers finding a growing demand for their product. Traditionally used for more commercial and industrial prospects, today wind energy is finding increasing popularity in off-grid residential areas, with wind technology manufacturers constantly striving for new and innovative ways in which to bring wind power to the people.
The future of wind technology in South Africa is dependent on advances in the field of wind turbines and wind generators. Providing a solution to rising monthly energy bills, while offering an alternative to traditional electricity, these wind turbine manufacturers are leaders in the local fight for climate control.
Wind Turbine Manufacturers, Distributors & Online Shops
- Wind Turbine Manufacturers – manufacturers of small home to large commercial wind turbines available in South Africa
- Wind Turbine Distributors – suppliers and distributors of wind generators and wind turbine kits in South Africa
- Wind Turbine Kits – Buy a wind kit and build your own wind system.
Wind Turbine Designs & DIY
More on how wind generators work and how to make your own Wind Turbine. Find instructions for building a home powered wind turbine, and how wind generators work, advantages and disadvantages of wind energy, etc.
- How Wind Turbines Work – how turbines convert kinetic energy from the wind into electrical power
- Build a Wind Generator – DIY Wind Generator from MAKE magazine.
- Make your own Wind Turbine – free online PDF guide on how to build your own wind generator.
- How Wind Power is generated – Eskom explains how we generate electricity from wind power. Includes a diagram showing parts of a wind turbine.
- Wind Turbine Toy Kits – buy a Gigo Science & Technology Wind Turbine kit or a Robotime toy Solar Wind Turbine
- windpower.org.za documents the design and construction of a home made wind powered generator made in Cape Town