28 Dec '15, 3pm

The U.S. now has 50,000 wind turbines fighting climate change

The U.S. now has 50,000 wind turbines fighting climate change

With climate change gaining more and more attention worldwide, countries are looking for fast, sustainable, and cheap ways of producing energy. Wind energy promises all of those things. Some may have seen criticisms of turbines’ tendency to kill millions of birds per year, yet others have argued climate change threatens species much more significantly. There are also cheeky reminders of how many birds household cats kill each year to put things into perspective. Overall, the shift away from fossil fuels and toward renewable energy is giving the US a chance in the fight against global warming.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/the-u-s-now-has-50000-wind-turbines-...

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