Wind & Solar Power Facts

Posted on:
June 9th
2012

Wind power 1. In 200 B.C., people in China and the Middle East used windmills to pump water and grind grain. 2. The first modern wind turbine was built in Vermont in the early 1940s. 3. Wind farms currently produce enough electricity to meet the needs of more than 600,000 families in the United States. [...]