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Wind: Additonal Resources

To learn more about wind energy, visit the following:

Wind, U.S. Department of Energy
This website provides an overview of wind energy. It examines the conditions that create wind, how wind is distributed, and how electricity is generated from wind.

Wind Energy Technologies, U.S. Department of Energy
This website examines wind power technologies, including horizontal-axis and vertical-axis turbines.

Wind Program, U.S. Department of Energy
This website is the homepage of the U.S. Department of Energy's Wind Program. The aim of this program is to improve the performance, lower the costs, and accelerate the deployment of wind power technologies.

Wind Powering America, U.S. Department of Energy
This webpage provides information about the Wind Powering America initiative, an extension of the U.S. Department of Energy's Wind Program. This site describes wind energy projects and provides resources for those interested in using wind energy.

Learn About Wind, American Wind Energy Association
This website provides information, data, and statistics regarding the current use and potential use of wind energy throughout the United States.

Wind Energy, European Commission
This website describes the implementation of wind energy technologies throughout the European Union. It describes the extent of the industry, including obstacles to its use.

Overview of Wind Energy in California, California Energy Commission
This website provides information and statistics related to the implementation of wind energy in the State of California.

Wind Energy, Texas State Comptroller
This website provides information and statistics related to the implementation of wind energy in the State of Texas.

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