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Upcoming Events in Wisconsin

3 event(s).

Small Wind Turbine Design and Construction

Date: 6/9/2017 to 6/14/2017

Location: Custer, WI

Source: Midwest Renewable Energy Association

This information was last updated on December 01, 2016

In this hands-on course, participants will learn to build a small wind turbine from scratch. The process of building a wind turbine involves basic electricity, woodworking, metalworking, resin casting, and a variety of other skills. Through a combination of lecture and hands-on work, participants will learn the theory behind and how to build each component of the turbine, as well as final assembly and testing of the finished product.

The Energy Fair (Wisconsin)

Date: 6/16/2017 to 6/18/2017

Location: Custer, WI

Phone: 715-592-6595

Source: Midwest Renewable Energy Association

This information was last updated on November 03, 2016

Each year, the Energy Fair brings more than 13,000 attendees together to learn about clean energy and sustainability, connect with others, and take action toward a sustainable future. The Fair features more than 250 workshops and approximately 200 exhibitors, with inspiring keynotes and activities for the whole family. Hosted by the Midwest Renewable Energy Association in central Wisconsin, the Energy Fair is the longest-running event of its kind in the nation.

Intro to Tower Climbing and Safety

Date: 9/6/2017

Location: Custer, WI

Source: Midwest Renewable Energy Association

This information was last updated on December 01, 2016

This 1-day, hands-on course will focus on the fundamentals of tower climbing and safety. Participants will be educated in climbing mechanics, hazard assessment, fall protection, basic knot tying, and more. The course will conclude with a climb on a tower practicing the safety procedures and knowledge learned in the classroom.