Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Now, all we need is enough wind, or maybe not.[sic] Slide 2

Publicly available data created with a “computer-screen” pixel sized (650’ x650’) conclusion seems to be extraordinarily insensitive to local conditions and a poor basis for weighing benefit and environmental loss. The AWEA, an industry organization and AWS/Truepower, a private engineering consulting firm, both advise that local data be gathered to more accurately describe the energy production potential of the specific sites.
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