Study finds wind power potential on N...

Study finds wind power potential on North Shore

There are 4 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Dec 23, 2008, titled Study finds wind power potential on North Shore. In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

There could be some real power in those brisk North Shore winds. A University of Minnesota Duluth professor has gathered a year's worth of wind data and found that several North Shore locations are suitable for ...

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Nimby

Saint Paul, MN

#1 Dec 23, 2008
One has to wonder if the good professor's research noted that much of the North Shore is either highly used State Park land or very expensive real estate; neither very conducive to tall, lighted, bladed towers or power lines. I'm guessing next year's taxpayer funding will conclude there is much cold water in nearby Lake Superior.
TOYOTA USA1

United States

#2 Dec 24, 2008
Wow what a genius!! "The higher terrain by lake superior have high winds". You could of saved a lot of the tax payers money and asked any third grader from the North shore of lake superior and they would of told you that.
Tank Murdoch

Minneapolis, MN

#3 Dec 24, 2008
very expensive energy and a real eyesore.....

thank you environmental retards
Monk

Minneapolis, MN

#4 Dec 24, 2008
If individual residents want to install unobtrusive windmills for their
own use, so be it. But don't pollute the pristine North Shore with
windfarms.

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