Mr. Brent Summerville

Education

  • MA, Appropriate Technology, Appalachian State University, 2006
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, North Carolina State University, 1995

Teaching Specialties: 

  • Wind power
  • Hydro power
  • Sustainable technology in the developing world
  • Computer modeling of renewable energy systems

Professional Affiliations or Organizations: 

  • Professional Engineer, State of North Carolina, License # 034486
  • Summerville Wind & Sun, Inc., NC Professional Corporation # C-3595

Publications

  • Summerville, B. (2017). Microhydro upgrade. Homepower, 177.
  • Summerville, B. (2014). Campus wind power. Homepower, 161.
  • Raichle, B. & Summerville, B. (2008). How tall is too tall?: Maximizing the return on your wind system. Homepower, 126.
  • Scanlin, D., Summerville, B. & Dooraghi, M. (2006). Small wind initiative for western North Carolina. Homepower, 113. 
Title: Practitioner-in-Residence
Department: Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-7243

Office address
Katherine Harper Hall 152