The Finch Formerly Known As Gold

18 June 2005

China thinks about wind

The Chinese government reportedly is pouring 8 billion yuan (a shade under $1 billion) into a one-gigawatt wind farm in the northwest province of Gansu.

This is a pretty good-sized plant — about twenty times the size of the wind farm near Woodward that OG&E uses — but it won't make much of a dent in Chinese energy needs. Still, it's a start.

Posted at 9:08 AM to Family Joules