Gallery: Wind Turbines Could Boost Growth of Crops


While many may knock giant wind turbines as eyesores, researchers from Ames National Laboratory and the University of Colorado have conducted a study that indicates wind energy could help with crop development. The team’s preliminary research indicates that wind turbines aid in the growth of certain crops due to measurable effects upon the climate surrounding the fields.

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  1. suzanne1454 December 26, 2010 at 8:08 pm

    The Organic Mechanic has excellent wind turbines for homeowners!

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