General Prepping, Homesteading, Self-Sufficiency

How To Build A Hydroelectric Generator (FREE PDF Plans!)

POSTED: July 19th, 2013, LAST UPDATED: January 15th, 2016



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If you have a moving water source such as a stream, creek, river or irrigation system, you could be using it to generate electricity for free!

Below is an awesome 35 page PDF instruction manual on how to make a low cost hydroelectric generator, in a 5 gallon bucket. I’ll be honest, it is not the simplest thing in the world to build, but if you are competent, technically minded DIY-er , this shouldn’t present too many difficulties.

How To Build A Hydroelectric Generator (FREE PDF Plans!)