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Google Invests $75 Million In Iowa Wind Turbine Farm

     
6:45 pm on Nov 15, 2012 (gmt 0)

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Today we‘re announcing that we’ve made an equity investment of $75 million in a 50MW wind farm in Rippey, a small town in Greene County, about an hour outside of Des Moines. Google Invests $75 Million In Iowa Wind Turbine Farm [googleblog.blogspot.com]
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Do they get hurricanes around there? :)
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I don't know. Even if they don't, if the wind is too strong they have to shut it down to avoid the bearings, gearbox and generator overheating.
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Could m. cutts power one of them?
 

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