Bergey Windpower: When does wind power makes sense?

Bergey’s high quality wind turbines have paid for themselves many times over

Read this article to learn:

  • How much wind resource is needed to power a cell site with a 1.5-4.5 kW load?
  • How to easily find out the wind resource available at a given location
  • Experiences from the successful use of Bergey wind turbines at 55 Safaricom sites
  • Robust wind turbines lasting 30+ years versus low cost solutions that might last 2 years
  • Up front capex versus lease models

In the 1970’s, Karl Bergey, an aircraft designer-turned Professor of Aeronautical Engineering at the University of Oklahoma, was conducting feasibility studies looking at wind power. When the oil embargo hit the US, Karl was tagged as an alternate energy expert. Meanwhile, son Mike Bergey was studying Mechanical Engineering and leading a team that won the…

Towercos and MNOs are entitled to a free subscription. Please login with your usual credentials or apply for a new account.

This content is for Subscribers only

To read the full article either login below or follow the link to subscribe.

Log In Subscribe


Announcing an enhanced TowerXchange Journal – subscribe now!

Our new improved offering will allow you to access the insight and analysis you have come to rely on from TowerXchange – but in a format that suits you.

We would love you to continue to receive the TowerXchange Journal by subscribing, and to contribute to the knowledge sharing and information resource we have built up in the form of over 2.5mn words of research and almost 1,000 CXO interviews. An individual subscription costs GBP£2,500 per year, with corporate subscriptions priced according to scale.

Subscribe now