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General Motors making massive wind purchase to power 7 plants

General Motors is making a big investment in wind power. The automaker announced that it is purchasing 200 megawatts of wind energy from wind farms in Ohio and Illinois, and that once the turbines are online next year, 20% of the company’s global … #windenergy #windpower #energy #power

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How to Cut the Cost of Wind Energy in Half

A National Lab Report

New energy science and technological breakthroughs could cut the cost of wind energy in half by 2030—making it fully competitive with the fuel cost of natural gas.

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How to Cut the Cost of Wind Energy in Half

A National Lab Report

New energy science and technological breakthroughs could cut the cost of wind energy in half by 2030—making it fully competitive with the fuel cost of natural gas.This new finding is outlined in a report by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) that examines the future of wind power plants—backed by the supercomputing power of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) national laboratories.

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Wind power placed on already existing farms produces energy without using undeveloped land.

One TNC scientist has a vision for getting the energy we need without sacrificing nature. Today, as the lead scientist working for TNC’s Global Lands Program, I see the phenomenon of “energy sprawl” #power #energy #jobs #windpower #windfarm

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