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    Wind Power

    Wind Power

    by CK-12 //basic
    How wind can be used to generate power, and its consequences.
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  • Video
    How I Built a Windmill

    How I Built a Windmill

    by CK-12 //basic
    In this video, William Kamkwamba talks about how he built a windmill to power his family's home at age 14. He shares how he built the windmill using plans in a library book and spare parts and scrap.
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  • Video
    The Wind Business

    The Wind Business

    by CK-12 //basic
    The 6-minute documentary at this link describes the wind turbine business.
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  • Downloadable Quiz
    Wind Power Quiz - MS ES

    Wind Power Quiz - MS ES

    by CK-12 //basic
    Reviews the generation and usage of wind energy.
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  • Real World Application
    The Cape Wind Controversy

    The Cape Wind Controversy

    by CK-12 //basic
    Wind power is clean and renewable. Some people say it mars the natural beauty of a location, particularly, their location.
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  • Real World Application
    100% Self Sufficient

    100% Self Sufficient

    by CK-12 //basic
    Find out how an island in the Atlantic Ocean generates all of its own energy from wind and hydroelectric sources.
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