Wind Power


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easy, breezy, beautiful

Watch a GIF of U.S. wind power growing like crazy.

Turbines have taken over the country in the past decade.

Offshore wind power
blowin' in the wind

Introducing your giant windmill overlords.

In the future, wind turbines will be bigger than Godzilla.

Romney calls for an end to key wind energy credit

When the production tax credit for wind energy expires at the end of the year, it could cost tens of thousands of jobs.

Another reason to bug out: Drought puts electrical production at risk

Traditional fossil-fuel-based power generation requires an enormous amount of water. No water, no power.

Mitt Romney may have a few million reasons to oppose wind power

Romney's long-standing relationship with Charles Koch has likely influenced his opinions on wind power for a long time. His recent opposition is not a big surprise.

Colorado Springs probably didn’t need to worry about demand for wind power

The city's small initial contract for wind power is quickly snatched up by consumers.

The best pun about wind energy, you’re welcome

This made me laugh way, way harder than it should.

Yes, the economy could soon run on (mostly) renewable power

A study from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory demonstrates that an energy mix that is 80 percent renewable in 2050 could operate fine. If only we had the will to create it.