25 Wind-powered Places
12/27/2007 12:00:00 AM
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Ever wondered what kind of places use wind power? Check out the links below for a few examples. These 25 very different places all get some or all of their energy from wind power.
- Hersheypark, Hershey, Penn.
- Sacred Heart Monastery, Richardton, N.D.
- Marina Nature Center, Berkeley, Calif.
- Mackie's Ice Cream Shop, Scotland
- Ski Resort, Vail, Colo.
- Betty's Hope Sugar Mill and Morgan Lewis Sugar Mill, Caribbean
- Maple Honda Dealership, Canada
- Pioneer Millworks, Farmington, N.Y.
- Pizza Fusion, Florida
- Great Western Hospital, Swindon, Great Britain
- Mohawk Fine Papers, Inc., Cohoes, N.Y.
- New Belgium Brewery, Ft. Collins, Colo.
- City of Varese, Italy
- Audubon New York
- Highball Distillery, Portland, Ore.
- Only Natural Pet Store, Boulder, Colo.
- Calgary Light Rail, Canada
- Rosebud Sioux Indian Reservation, South Dakota
- Southface Energy Institute, Atlanta, Ga.
- City of Houston
- Solrose Studios, Santa Barbara, Calif.
- Green House Data, Cheyenne, Wyo.
- Strosniders Hardware Stores, Maryland
- Earthology Records, Hinckley, Minn.
- John Masters Organics, New York
Do you know of other wind-powered places? Share them in the comments section below.