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Wind turns the blades of a turbine, which in turn spin a shaft that is connected to a generator. This produces kinetic energy, which the generator uses to produce electricity.

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Wind power is the use of air flow through wind turbines to mechanically power generators for electric power. Wind power, as an alternative to burning fossil fuels , ...

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Wind power possess huge potential and has been growing fast in recent years. Below are 35 facts on wind energy that can help you learn more about this green  ...

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The Wind Energy Foundation is a nonprofit dedicated to raising public awareness of wind as a clean energy source through communication, research and ...

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Wind Energy Facts. Enjoy a range of interesting wind energy facts which help explain how we use wind power to create electricity and other useful forms of ...

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Wind energy is an energy source that comes from the wind. This wind is converted into wind power and used as a source of electricity. The process of wind ...

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Wind Energy Facts at a Glance. Learn U.S. wind industry statistics below. More detailed information on U.S. wind industry statistics and market analysis is ...

energy.gov/eere/wind/articles/top-10-things-you-didnt-know-about-wind-power

Aug 7, 2017 ... Get the details on a few of the lesser known wind energy facts.

www.ewea.org/wind-energy-basics/facts

EWEA's own infographic detailing statistics and targets for wind energy, finance, technology and more within the industry.

www.mass.gov/eea/energy-utilities-clean-tech/renewable-energy/wind/wind-energy-facts.html

From potential energy generated, to the amount of carbon dioxide offset, to health concerns, this Q&A addresses important questions about wind energy.