Hugh Piggott has lived off grid using wind and solar power since the 1970’s and has written several books and taught courses about wind turbine construction worldwide. He has designed and installed many off-grid systems including micro hydro using various makes of turbines and custom built units. Hugh specialises in the electrical aspects of human scale systems including alternator design and the details of load controls. He also assists with preparation of user manuals for PowerSpout branded products.
Hugh has an MA in maths and natural sciences from Cambridge University.
Hugh lives in Scotland and is available to consult on technical matters that relate to human scale systems.
Consultations are normally via email and the rate is per hour for the consideration and time in replying to your specific questions.
If a conflict of interest occurs you will not be charged for this time, such a conflict would arise if you were enquiring about Hugh supplying a PowerSpout hydro turbine in his capacity as a PowerSpout dealer.
At the end of the email reply any time remaining will be noted.
No refunds apply to paid advice given. Please read our standard terms and conditions.
Hugh is not employed by EcoInnovation but is engaged from time to time on work requiring technical input and document editing.
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