The Answer Is Blowing in the Wind local energy

Wright, Stephen
October 2009
Public Management (00333611);Oct2009, Vol. 91 Issue 9, p32
The article discusses the economic benefits of wind plants in Hull, Massachusetts. It notes that the communities are adopting wind power due to increased energy prices associated with more traditional forms of energy despite protests from individuals who believes wind plants threaten wildlife. It mentions that the wind turbines generate enough power for about 1,100 homes plus the community's streetlights and traffic lights.


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