13 Oct '11, 4pm

Here’s what wind power looked like in 1951:

This video of vintage wind turbines is super cool. EnergyNOW reports that the U.K. started supplementing its energy needs with wind power during World War II, then kept using wind for daily needs -- like shop window lighting -- after the war was over.

Full article: http://www.grist.org/list/2011-10-13-heres-what-wind-powe...

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7 billion? It’s time to talk via @grist

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