Choosing the Right Solar Charge Controller

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Choosing the Right Solar Charge Controller The difference in MPPT, PWM, and basic charge controllers Jeff from Missouri Wind and Solar explains the differences and benefits to using various solar charge controllers.  There are so many products on the market that it may be difficult to understand what you need to … Continue reading

Birds and Micro Wind Turbines

Birds and Wind Turbines

Are Micro Wind Turbines a Danger to Birds? Here at Missouri Wind and Solar, we are often asked if wind turbines pose a threat to birds.  We have quite a few wind turbines up at our store in Seymour, MO.  There are several mounted on the rooftop as well as on … Continue reading

Grass Carp for Controlling Weeds in Your Pond

Grass Carp for Controlling Weeds in Your Pond Pond Health Using Sustainable Methods Over time, you’ve expressed a need for more easy-to-use tips and systems for pond health since most ponds require remote power access.  We know you’re smart and want the most affordable, effective methods for keeping your ponds clear … Continue reading

Wind Turbine Troubleshooting

Wind Turbine Troubleshooting Simple tips and methods for wind turbine troubleshooting.  Answers to common problems, advice for where to install your turbine, etc. Testing Wind Turbine Output: Do not use an AC voltmeter or ammeter for checking turbine output. Only check the wind turbine with a DC voltmeter and/or ammeter on … Continue reading

Dispelling Six Common Renewable Energy Myths

Dispelling Six Common Renewable Energy Myths We hear some of these renewable energy myths ALL the time, so we’re clearing things up with this informational article from GreenPeace.  They’ve pulled together some of the six most common myths surrounding renewable energy.  Read on to find out what’s true and what’s not. (See the … Continue reading