Wind power generators are the devices that can generate electricity from the renewable wind energy that is possessed by the wind. The most popular and common type of wind power generator used is the vertical wind power generators.
Vertical wind power generators are wind machines that are attached to flat roofs or are made to stand on platforms for the generation of electricity. This generated electricity can be used as an alternative power source in both rural and urban areas.
A vertical wind power generator is designed to incorporate a wind turbine which has either two or three blades. The wind turbines are used to convert the renewable wind energy to electricity. These generators are generally installed at heights so that they can capture large amounts of renewable wind energy easily. The captured wind rotates the blades of the turbine and this movement in effect turns on an electric generator. This electric generator then converts the renewable wind energy into electricity. This electricity is supplied to grid connected systems from which the electricity gets supplied to consumers. The wind renewable power is supplied to homes and industries and can be used for many purposes.
The vertical wind power generators are the least expensive and can be used to generate wind renewable power in a cost effective manner. These are the devices that can be easily installed and transported. These generators can also be considered to be green renewable energy equipments that do not cause any pollution and also do not degrade the environment.