Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Now, all we need is enough wind, or maybe not.[sic] Slide 5

With less than desirable siting, in wind power terms, than recommended by the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), an industry supported organization: “In general, sites with a Wind Power Class rating of 4 or higher are now preferred for large scale wind plants.”

9 turbines proposed in Class 3 areas

5 turbines proposed in Class 4 areas

3 turbines proposed in Class 5 areas

1 turbine proposed in Class 6 area

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