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Expo To Feature Farm Wind Power

Expo To Feature Farm Wind Power

Interested in generating your own electrical power on your farm or acreage? Plan to attend the American Wind Energy Association's "Small User and Community User Windpower Conference" in Des Moines.

The American Wind Energy Association will hold its "Small User and Community User Windpower Conference" September 15 to 17 at HyVee Hall in Des Moines. The conference will highlight the fundamentals of generating electricity from wind, including the costs, benefits and returns of wind power. The focus of this meeting and trade who is on smaller wind turbines that can be used on livestock farms and other operations.

Van Wall Energy, which recently launched a program to provide Iowa Farm Bureau members with discounts of up to $10,000 on Endurance wind turbine programs, will have a 50-killowatt wind turbine on display. Van Wall is also offering free exhibit hall passes for the windpower conference on September 17 for those who registered by August 25. Use the promo code "219" when registering at

Learn more about using wind to power farms and livestock operations

Farmers are interested in learning more about how to power their farm or livestock operation with wind energy. This windpower conference and expo will feature products and service to shape the wind industry for years go come, say the conference sponsors. You are invited to come and visit with Van Wall Energy in Booth #233 in HyVee Hall to learn about the fundamentals, costs, benefits and the return of windpower generation here in Iowa.

Van Wall will have an actual 50 kW wind turbine on display and wind turbine owners will be on hand at various times to talk about their turbines. 

Bring one of your utility bills, along with your annual kWh usage figures for your farm, livestock, commercial or governmental operation, and a Van Wall Energy Wind Specialist will do a site assessment at the display booth. That will qualify you for a drawing for a John Deere Z225 Z-Trak mower (retail value $2,995) to be given away after the show. Find out how much you can save on your utility bills with an Endurance wind turbine from Van Wall Energy. For more information on Wind Energy call Van Wall Energy at 515-465-5681.

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