March 12, 2008

Energy

Best wind in the USA

Mighty wind
Orange areas have strongest wind

The Mid West and the Great Basin are the best places in America for wind power, according to this map from the US Dept of Energy. More detailed maps can be found here.
Wind is among the lower-priced renewable energy technologies available today. It can cost as little as 4-6 cents per kilowatt-hour, depending on the specifics. The map categorizes America into wind power classes of 1 to 7. Only class 4 and above are able to use the wind turbines on the market today.

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Pix

Not much new, just been working on improving the cabin, Bob took these pix a few days ago, enjoy!

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