How do wind turbines work for kids?

Answer Wind is a renewable form of energy, unlike power that comes from oil. That's because there is always more wind being created. Turbines are the machines that catch wind and turn it into energy that ... Read More »

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How to Work on Wind Turbines in Schools?

Wind power currently only accounts for 2 percent of America's electricity output, but this is set to rise to 20 percent by 2030. With this is mind it is clear how vital it is for children to learn ... Read More »

How many wind turbines are at the Klondike Wind Farm in wasco, oregon?

There are a total of 242 wind turbines at Klondike Wind Farm, Wasco, Oregon. The first phase, Klondike I, only had 16 turbines. The second phase expanded the farm with another 50 turbines, and curr... Read More »

How many wind turbines per acre are installed in a wind farm?

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory provides calculations for the amount of land you would need to build a wind farm. It uses an estimate of 0.25 acres per wind turbine, or four wind turbines ... Read More »

Where do wind turbines come from?

Wind turbines are machines that use the wind to create electricity. The turbines are typically purchased by towns and governments rather than individuals and can be purchased in the US from one of ... Read More »