Wind - Affordable if not unaffordable

This video is one of a series of videos produced by the Switch Energy project. It presents the pros and cons of wind power, such as where to build, affordability, efficiency, transmission.

Go To:

Switch Energy
American Geosciences Institute

Notes From Our Reviewers

The CLEAN collection is hand-picked and rigorously reviewed for scientific accuracy and classroom effectiveness. Read what our review team had to say about this resource below or learn more about how CLEAN reviews teaching materials

Teaching Tips

Teaching Tips

Students could weigh the pros and cons of wind farming then propose a site to build wind farms.

Other considerations for discussion include social, environmental, economic, policy, noise, ecological impacts, etc.