19 Apr '11, 4pm

Google Invests $100m in What Will be the World's Largest Wind Farm (845 MW) : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

Google Invests $100m in What Will be the World's Largest Wind Farm (845 MW) : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

first commercial wind farm in the U.S. to deploy, at scale, turbines that use permanent magnet generators --tech-speak for evolutionary turbine technology that will improve efficiency, reliability and grid connection capabilities. Though the technology has been installed outside the U.S., it's an important, incremental step in lowering the cost of wind energy over the long term in the U.S. (

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/04/google-invests-10...

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