Micro-Hydro Contractors Manchester NH

This page provides relevant content and local businesses that can help with your search for information on Micro-Hydro Contractors. You will find informative articles about Micro-Hydro Contractors, including "Micro-Hydro: Installation and Components". Below you will also find local businesses that may provide the products or services you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Manchester, NH that can help answer your questions about Micro-Hydro Contractors.

EnergySquid LLC
(603) 729-3749
106 W. Merrimack Street
Manchester, NH
Services
Geothermal, Geoexchange, Solar Thermal

Big Sky Renewable Energy LLC
(603) 491-2702
6 Green St
Concord , NH
Services
Solar PV Installations, service and maintenance

Nashua Energy Options, LLC (NEO Solar Store)
(603) 465-7400
5 Hutchins Drive, Unit B
Hollis, NH
 
Johnson Controls Inc
(413) 733-0608
500 Harvey Rd
Manchester, NH
 
Waste of Energy Inc
(603) 424-3225
10 Bowman Ct
Merrimack, NH
 
Nashua Energy Options, LLC (NEO Solar Store)
(603) 465-7400
5 Hutchins Drive, Unit B
Hollis, NH
 
Big Sky Renewable Energy LLC
(603) 491-2702
6 Green St
Concord , NH
Services
Solar PV Installations, service and maintenance

EnergySquid LLC
(603) 729-3749
106 W. Merrimack Street
Manchester, NH
Services
Geothermal, Geoexchange, Solar Thermal

Erikson Walter O Jr
(603) 424-3225
10 Bowman Ct
Merrimack, NH
 
Accion Group
(603) 229-1644
244 N Main St
Concord, NH
 

Micro-Hydro: Installation and Components

In order to build a micro-hydro system, you will need the following system components. You can attempt this yourself, if you:

  • are an electrician,
  • know a lot about construction (and )
  • have proper permits from local authorities, both to build and alter water course.

If not, feel free to read on anyway, consult a micro-hydro contractor after taking a peek at our advice on choosing a micro hydro contractor .

The components of a micro-hydro system include:

  • pipes - learn about pipeline sizing
  • micro hydro turbines
  • generator (see below)
  • inverter
  • charge controllers
  • battery (see below)
  • wiring

Learn more about some key components:

  • Balance of system, as with other renewable energy systems, refers to all aspects of the energy production other than the actual harvester of energy.
  • Generators, in a micro-hydro system, can require special consideration, as these are likely to interact closely with the water. For example, the magnets may need regular replacing (due to exposure to water), so purchasing a permanent magnet type of generator may be an unwise expenditure.
In all aspects of a micro hydro system, the key thing to remember is that everything gets wet.

Batteries

An interesting aspect of micro hydro systems is that batteries last longer than those used by other renewable energy systems. This is because they do not discharge as frequently, especially if you have year round streaming water (in which case you might c...

Click here to read more from The Solar Guide

About Us | Contact Us | Link to Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Resources | Sitemap