Nearing Retirement, Wind Farms are Key Investments

Nearing Retirement, Wind Farms are Key Investments
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One of the world’s iconic energy technology sites is soon to become an energy technology artifact.

The Mesa Wind project, built on federal land not far from Palm Springs, is one of the first major wind power projects in the U.S., and its 460 turbines have been whirring away on either side of Interstate 10 for almost four decades. Right now, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management is considering a proposal to replace all the old turbines on the site. The issues under consideration are important, but the opportunities are even more important for energy’s future.

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