Largest Kan. Wind Farm To Go Online W...

Largest Kan. Wind Farm To Go Online Within Days

There are 1 comment on the WIBW-TV Topeka story from Dec 29, 2012, titled Largest Kan. Wind Farm To Go Online Within Days. In it, WIBW-TV Topeka reports that:

Flint Ridge 2 is jointly owned by BP Wind Energy and Sempra U.S. Gas and Power. It will have 294 wind turbines on 66,000 acres in parts of Harper, Barber, Kingman and Sumner counties.

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Palm Springs, CA

#1 Dec 30, 2012
"A largest wind farm in Kansas is scheduled to start operating within days in the southern part of the state with the capacity to provide electricity to 160,000 homes."

Why not put solar PV on the roofs of 160,000 homes and use the power where it is generated?

BP and Sempra should spend their assets on large scale grid power storage instead. No matter what type of power generation used, nuclear, coal, hydro power, geothermal, natural gas, solar or wind, the national grid NEEDS power storage for long term stability.

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