News : Wind Turbine Powers NH Car Dealer

Dec 23, 2009

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When Waterline Alternative Energies finished installing a brand new wind turbine at the Seacoast Volkswagen dealership in Greenland, the turbine became the first of its kind to be installed at a car dealership in the entire state of New Hampshire.

Known as a Helix Wind turbine, the ground-mounted system offers passers-by an aesthetic and eye-catching glimpse of a business committed to reducing its carbon footprint.

At just a shade under 35 feet tall, the turbine meets municipal requirements for structure height – a hurdle that had to be scaled down after Seacoast Volkswagen’s initial plan for a more conventional 60-foot windmill was denied by the town. Read full story here!