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United States Wind Energy

A link that shows possibly wind farm locations and also areas throughout the United States that have the most prominent winds! http://energy.gov/eere/wind/offshore-wind-research-and-development The Wind Program is working with the Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management to advance … Continue reading

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More Disadvantages to Wind Energy

Cons of Wind Power -Wind is a fluctuating energy source, In order for wind energy to be a smart and useful investment some sort of storage must be used. e.g. batteries -Wind turbines produce a noise and vibration that many … Continue reading

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The Cape Wind Project

Here is a link a possible offshore wind farm off of cape cod! http://www.capewind.org

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Origins of Wind Energy

http://www.boem.gov/renewable-energy-program/renewable-energy-guide/offshore-wind-energy.aspx -Wind energy has been used for over 2 thousand years, first with agriculture and now for electricity. -With the new “Smart for Start” from the U.S. department of interior more wind projects are on the way! -Offshore wind power … Continue reading

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