Pictures of Antarctica
 
Antarctica Picture | Antarctica Cruise | Facts | History | Boots | Store | Clothes | Whales  | Books | Video | Schools | Forum | Site Map | FIDS / OAE's

Wind Power in Kit Form
McMurdo Antarctica - Winter
McMurdo Station - Antarctica

These are the parts for three wind mills that the Kiwis will be erecting in the summer of 2009-2010. It's a joint project with the New Zealanders taking the lead, and it should provide all the power that Scott Base requires. However, they will still be tied in to the overall grid, and will be able to receive power from the generators at McMurdo Station if necessary. It is intended as a pilot project, and if it works well more wind mills may be erected to provide the bulk of power for McMurdo Station as well.

back to thumbnails
This picture published courtesy of Alan Light - This picture is in the public domain.
Parkas
Thermal, insulated underwear

Extreme Cold Weather Clothing




Lonely Planet travel guide Antarctica
Buy from Amazon USA USA  |  Buy from Amazon UK UK
Free world delivery


Frozen Planet
Buy from Amazon USA DVD  |  Buy from Amazon UK DVD


Shackleton
Buy from Amazon USA DVD  |  Buy from Amazon UK DVD


The Endurance - Shackleton's Legendary Expedition
Dramatization with original footage

Buy from Amazon USA DVD  |  Buy from Amazon UK DVD


Cool Antarctica Store - Pictures, Shirts, Calendars, Cards etc.

Free Delivery on all Books at the Book Depository


Custom Search

Home | Site Map | Pictures | Antarctica Stock Photos | Facts | History | Antarctica Travel | Antarctic Clothing | Video | Books | Calendars
FIDS | Feedback | Buy pictures | Find a trip to Antarctica | Whales | Photography | UGG Boots | Schools | Jewelry

Copyright  ©  2001 Paul Ward  |  copyright issues  |  privacy policy  |