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How Wind Power is Harvested

January 4, 2014

Wind is an important nature force that humans have learned to harvest to create power (and curse it for giving them bad hair days). Wind is created from the uneven heating of the atmosphere and irregularities in the earth surface which creates the force. By harvesting the wind’s power, we are able to create electricity […]

2010 Installed Capacity & Growth Worldwide

2010 Installed Capacity & Growth Worldwide

August 24, 2012

The first section we’re tackling is installed wind power capacity around the world. Total installed wind power capacity grew 38.3 GW (40%) in 2010, reaching 197 GW of installed capacity. Source

How Important is Alternative Energy Research

How Important is Alternative Energy Research

July 4, 2012

Government spending on alternative energy is very low compared to what American’s spend annually on non essential goods. This infographic takes a look at what American’s spend on things such as coffee and lottery tickets as opposed to what America spends on alternative energy resources such as hydro power and solar power. Source