Posts tagged: energy

14,000 Abandoned Wind Turbines Litter the USA

The towering symbols of a fading religion, over 14,000 wind turbines, abandoned, rusting, slowly decaying. When it is time to clean up after a failed idea, no green environmentalists are to be found. Wind was free, natural, harnessing Earth’s bounty for the benefit of all mankind, sounded like a good idea. Wind turbines, like solar […]

Tuesday March 8th, 2016 in , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on 14,000 Abandoned Wind Turbines Litter the USA

Energy 101: Wind Power

Animated correspondent “Little Lee Patrick Sullivan” explains how the wind can be used to generate power, including where wind comes from, its history as a power source, how wind farms generate electricity and what’s likely to be the first major offshore wind project in the U.S.

Wednesday July 18th, 2012 in , , , , | Comments Off on Energy 101: Wind Power