T. Boone Pickens Scraps Plans for the World’s Largest Wind Farm

The wind farm would have been in Texas, but transmission problems (getting the energy from the plains to where people live) seem to have been an insurmountable barrier to bringing Pickens’s ambitions to fruition. Apparently financing wasn’t going well either. Sad. We ought to marshal the national will to become energy independent in this fashion. Pickens, in this respect, is certainly a visionary.

About Santi Tafarella

I teach writing and literature at Antelope Valley College in California.
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