Rutland 910- 4 Furlmantic Windcharger

Marlec Engineering Company Ltd.

Product description Brand name and product description

The Rutland 910- 4 Furlmantic Windcharger is a land based micro wind turbine designed to deliver power quietly and efficiently in the toughest weather conditions.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Off grid locations worldwide.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Limited information is available on specific organizations deploying the Furlmantic Windcharger for development, however Marlec indicates that this is a target market.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

Marlec advertises the unit for $1,055 USD (£679.96)

UK based RS retailer sells it for $850  USD (£547)

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Marlec specializes in offgrid and remote energy systems, mainly for marine environments. Marlec has half a dozen wind turbine models. Competition by many wind power providers like Proven, Ampair, Zephyr, Bornay, Southwest Windpower Skystream 3.7 and Southwest Windpower Air X, Fortis Wind Energy – U.S., A&C Green Energy, Matrix Wind Solutions.

Solar powered mini/micro grid.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service
Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Target users are mostly people in the developed world, boat and RV owners that need extra power, or anyone on a remote off-grid and exposed site. Other professional applications: monitoring, telemetry, communications, isolated agricultural uses, navigation aids, military field applications and rural street lighting.

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