Pictures filed under Impact on Landscape

Row of turbines

Row_of_turbines_thumb A row of wind turbines in Harper County, Oklahoma. Depending on the model, each turbine can produce 1.5 to 2.1 megawatts of electricity when spinning at a speed for which the turbine was designed to deliver its maximum power (MW).
16 Jan 2008

Colorado wind energy facility

Coloradowindsite_thumb A view of the large wind farms under construction in Northern Colorado. One of these wind farms, Cedar Creek, is located at the Wyoming-Nebraska-Colorado border. The other, the Peetz Table wind farm, is farther east in Colorado, just south of Sidney, Nebraska. Together they include 500 wind turbines with peak generating capacity of 700MW. http://www.k0lee.com/blog/2007/11/colorado-wind-energy.html
1 Nov 2007

Colorado wind energy facility

Coloradowindsite_thumb A view of the large wind farms under construction in Northern Colorado. One of these wind farms, Cedar Creek, is located at the Wyoming-Nebraska-Colorado border. The other, the Peetz Table wind farm, is farther east in Colorado, just south of Sidney, Nebraska. Together they include 500 wind turbines with peak generating capacity of 700MW. http://www.k0lee.com/blog/2007/11/colorado-wind-energy.html
1 Nov 2007

Spearville, KS wind plant (2005)

Spearville-ks2005_closeup_thumb USGS image showing a portion of the Spearville, Kansas wind facility site prior to the construction of roads and turbines bases. This project includes 67 GE (1.5MW) turbines for an installed capacity of 100.5 megawatts. The red dots identify proposed turbine locations.
21 Sep 2007

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