Other sources of financial assistance for home repair and retrofitting

Part 2 of Financial assistance for home repair and retrofitting. Help from Other Federal Agencies Several Federal agencies offer disaster assistance to communities and citizens. For a complete list of Federal assistance programs for which you may be eligible, visit www.disasterassistance.gov……. Small Business Administration (SBA) SBA provides low interest disaster loans to homeowners, renters, businesses […]

Wind Energy Systems Self-Generated Power/Electricity

Part 6 of Buying and Using Renewable Energy at Home. All wind energy systems consist of a wind turbine, a tower, wiring, and the “balance of system” (BOS) components: controllers, inverters, and/or batteries. Home wind turbines consist of a rotor, a generator mounted on a frame, and (usually) a tail. With the spinning blades, the […]