29 Feb '12, 2pm

New York and Wind Power: Can It Take Off?: Some New Yorkers do not mind paying a small premium for wind power in...

EDR Companies Shown in white dots, the proposed location for a wind farm 13 miles off the coast. As we report in Wednesday’s Times , New York is finally pursuing wind power by planning a few projects that take advantage of the city’s coastal features. In the meantime, many city residents can buy wind power through their utility companies. Paul Thomas, chief executive officer of Green Mountain Energy , a provider that offers a “pollution free” blend of wind and hydropower through Con Edison, said that tens of thousands of New Yorkers who buy from his company do not mind paying a small premium for wind power. “They understand it,” he said. “It’s easy to visualize. Customers like wind.” Some buildings have experimented with drawing electricity from their own wind turbines with mixed results. Les Bluestone, a developer trying out turbines atop the Elltona, a 63-unit apartment ...

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