Category: Wind Energy

10 Reasons to Be Excticed About Wind Power

10 Reasons to Be Excticed About Wind Power

A wind turbine in Texas. Photograph courtesy of mcdlttx/Flickr. The American Renewable Energy Day (AREDAY) conference opened Thursday in Aspen, Colorado, with leaders from the sectors of government, industry, activism and science engaging on questions about how the United States can wean itself from dependency on fossil fuels. In an early keynote speech, Lester Brown, […]

Wind Energy

Wind Energy

Wind Turbines on a Cloudy Day Photograph by Medford Taylor Wind is the movement of air from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure. In fact, wind exists because the sun unevenly heats the surface of the Earth. As hot air rises, cooler air moves in to fill the void. As […]