Pros and Cons of Wind Power

Summary of Pros and Cons of Wind Power

Pros:
– Cheap Source of Energy
– Minimal Destruction of Usable Land
– Safe

Cons:
– Reliability of Wind
– Environmental Impact on Birds and Bats
– Noise

Sources:

Article: How Much Do Wind Turbines Cost?
http://www.windustry.org/resources/how-much-do-wind-turbines-cost

Article: Factsheet and Statistics
http://www.pawindenergynow.org/wind/facts.html

Wikipedia: Cost of Electricity By Source
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cost_of_electricity_by_source

U.S. Department of Energy Website
http://energy.gov/science-innovation/energy-sources/renewable-energy/wind

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