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The Power of Wind By Danielle Hall
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The Power of Wind provides an introduction to one of the world's leading renewable energy sources. Boldly illustrated, this book gives children a clear description of how electricity is created using... More > the wind. It reminds us all that by embracing wind technology, we can contribute to maintaining a clean environment for future generations.< Less
Wind Power By Ton van de Wekken
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In this application note, wind turbine technology is presented as a serious alternative for achieving sustainable energy policy objectives. Several European countries have impressive plans for the... More > coming years for installing large amounts of wind power generation. Some governments support these actions by providing tax or investment incentives. The northwest of Europe with its coastal windy waters and fine-meshed but strong electric grid give promising opportunities for investing companies and wind farm developers.< Less
Wind Power Fraud By Charles Opalek
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Why Wind Won't Work exposes the collosal waste of money and resources associated with this unsustainable alternative energy. Wind power turbines on average only produce 20% of their nameplate... More > rating. When they are not operating, they still consume electricity, which usually is not metered. Care to guess who is paying for this unmetered electricity? Wind power will not reduce CO2 emissions, or our dependence on foreign oil imports, and cannot replace fossil-fueled power plants to any noticeable degree. Wind turbines are not environmentally friendly. They are noisy, unsightly, kill bats and birds, interfere with radars, and have been shown to be responsible for a slew of health problems. The design, installation and operation of wind power facilities consume more than 3 times the energy they will ever produce. The biggest winners in wind power will be developers, land owners, banks, brokerage houses, and manufacturers. The big losers will be taxpayers and electric bill payers.< Less
Wind Power Fraud By Charles Opalek
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Why Wind Won't Work exposes the collosal waste of money and resources associated with this unsustainable alternative energy. Wind power turbines on average only produce 20% of their nameplate... More > rating. When they are not operating, they still consume electricity, which usually is not metered. Care to guess who is paying for this unmetered electricity? Wind power will not reduce CO2 emissions, or our dependence on foreign oil imports, and cannot replace fossil-fueled power plants to any noticeable degree. Wind turbines are not environmentally friendly. They are noisy, unsightly, kill bats and birds, interfere with radars, and have been shown to be responsible for a slew of health problems. The design, installation and operation of wind power facilities consume more than 3 times the energy they will ever produce. The biggest winners in wind power will be developers, land owners, banks, brokerage houses, and manufacturers. The big losers will be taxpayers and electric bill payers.< Less
Chasing the Wind By Keith Fauscett
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Chasing the Wind, by Keith Fauscett, finds aging FBI agent Rich Hayward teaching recruits at the Quantico Training Center, when a number of unique artifacts begin to disappear from private... More > collections and museums around the world. Not only is the Bureau at a loss as to why these artifacts are being stolen, but the way they are being removed. They just seem to disappear. Agent Hayward is teamed with old friend Scott Ryan, in an attempt to locate the artifacts and the individuals responsible for their theft. Through research, clues and contacts, the investigation takes some unusual turns. Meet an assortment of characters as the two follow one lead after another in their quest to find the artifacts before a shadowy group of individuals are able to link the artifacts together to form what could be a device of salvation or destruction. Follow them and witness greed, betrayal and obsession for power as they attempt to stop what could be a new holocaust.< Less
The Eyes of the Wind By Stephen Brooke
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Young Saj only wanted to deliver his wagon-load of goods and be on his way to a new life in the South. How did he end up kidnapping a willful young noblewoman? Or was it she who kidnapped him? He... More > wasn’t quite sure. Facing pirates, bandits, and sorcerers, Saj finds himself seeking the four mystic gems known as the Eyes of the Wind for a mysterious priestly order. Accompanied by Marana, who may or may not love him, and the wily wizard Xit, who may or may not be a god, his quest takes him from the sea to the mountains and into his own soul. For Saj has powers that lie within him, powers of which he is only now becoming aware. A fantasy novel by Stephen Brooke, set in the world of Donzalo’s Destiny.< Less
The Eyes of the Wind By Stephen Brooke
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Young Saj only wanted to deliver his wagon-load of goods and be on his way to a new life in the South. How did he end up kidnapping a willful young noblewoman? Or was it she who kidnapped him? He... More > wasn’t quite sure. Facing pirates, bandits, and sorcerers, Saj finds himself seeking the four mystic gems known as the Eyes of the Wind for a mysterious priestly order. Accompanied by Marana, who may or may not love him, and the wily wizard Xit, who may or may not be a god, his quest takes him from the sea to the mountains and into his own soul. For Saj has powers that lie within him, powers of which he is only now becoming aware. A fantasy novel by Stephen Brooke, set in the world of Donzalo’s Destiny.< Less
The Eyes of the Wind By Stephen Brooke
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Young Saj only wanted to deliver his wagon-load of goods and be on his way to a new life in the South. How did he end up kidnapping a willful young noblewoman? Or was it she who kidnapped him? He... More > wasn’t quite sure. Facing pirates, bandits, and sorcerers, Saj finds himself seeking the four mystic gems known as the Eyes of the Wind for a mysterious priestly order. Accompanied by Marana, who may or may not love him, and the wily wizard Xit, who may or may not be a god, his quest takes him from the sea to the mountains and into his own soul. For Saj has powers that lie within him, powers of which he is only now becoming aware. A fantasy novel by Stephen Brooke, set in the world of Donzalo’s Destiny.< Less
The Reincarnation of Wind By Paul Grandpierre
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The pressures of young adulthood thrust Jaїem, a Vyrdmar prince, into a self-imposed isolation. In a fit of melancholy, he is lured into a web of seduction spun by an immortal heretic called... More > Promothos. Forgotten by most in the world, Promothos has resurfaced to mount a lethal threat against Jaїem's royal family, their kingdom, and their world, and the young prince unwittingly becomes his pawn. From the dawn of the world, Promothos sought to cull the Vyrdmar faithful from their god Yggir's flock, seducing them with the power of the "primordial flame," the boundless creative power of the cosmos. In this chapter of that struggle, Jaїem takes center stage. Promothos is loosed from his abyss. The Vyrdmar's high city is besieged, and the fate of an entire world hangs in the balance.< Less
The Reincarnation of Wind By Paul Grandpierre
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The pressures of young adulthood thrust Jaїem, a Vyrdmar prince, into a self-imposed isolation. In a fit of melancholy, he is lured into a web of seduction spun by an immortal heretic called... More > Promothos. Forgotten by most in the world, Promothos has resurfaced to mount a lethal threat against Jaїem's royal family, their kingdom, and their world, and the young prince unwittingly becomes his pawn. From the dawn of the world, Promothos sought to cull the Vyrdmar faithful from their god Yggir's flock, seducing them with the power of the "primordial flame," the boundless creative power of the cosmos. In this chapter of that struggle, Jaїem takes center stage. Promothos is loosed from his abyss. The Vyrdmar's high city is besieged, and the fate of an entire world hangs in the balance.< Less