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Catching the Wind with Steve Hallee

June 26, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

| $8 - $10

Thursday, June 26, 7:00 pm
Thursday Night Lecture Series
Catching the Wind with Steve Hallee

Steve HalleeMaine native, Science Teacher, Inventor and founder of Green Ridge Energy, Tecwind, Sensaflo and Silverleaf Instruments will discuss how wind is generated by the sun in our atmosphere on earth, how the ancients captured wind for sailing vessels and for wind power on land  to grind corn and pump water. Details on how sails and windmill blades have changed over the years to optimize how much power they catch from the wind will be presented. The lecture will include  the latest offshore wind power technology and the latest Sailing America’s Cup designs will be discussed.

PMM’s Main Street Gallery. Tickets $8 members and $10 non-members.

Details

Date:
June 26, 2014
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$8 - $10
Event Category:

Organizer

Penobscot Marine Museum
Phone:
207-548-2529
Email:
kgoldner@pmm-maine.org
Website:
http://penobscotmarinemuseum.org

Venue

Main Street Gallery
40 East Main Street
Searsport, 04974 United States
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Phone:
207-548-0334
Website:
http://penobscotmarinemuseum.org