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Wind Generator for Your Home

— July 7, 2006 — Eco
Southwest Windpower has released a new windmill that you can use for your own homw. The device costs about $8,000, but it can be expected to pay for itself in as little as 4 years.

The Skystream 3.7 connects to the power supply in your home, so that you can either power your electrical needs, or directly send energy back into the grid, often getting a credit back from your local utility company.
Trend Themes
1. Home Wind Power - The trend towards renewable energy for personal use could lead to more efficient and affordable wind turbines for homes.
2. Distributed Energy Generation - The increasing demand for decentralized energy sources could pave the way for innovative wind turbines that can supplement or replace traditional power sources.
3. Smart Grid Integration - The integration of more wind turbines and other renewable energy sources into the smart grid could lead to significant cost savings and reduced emissions.
Industry Implications
1. Renewable Energy - The renewable energy industry has the opportunity to develop and market more efficient and affordable wind turbines for personal use.
2. Home Improvement - The home improvement industry can take advantage of the trend towards home wind power by offering installation and maintenance services for wind turbines.
3. Utility Companies - Utility companies can explore opportunities to integrate more distributed energy generation into their operations, potentially reducing costs and emissions.
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