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The Department of Energy says that in another twenty years wind it could provide 20% of US electricity some environmentalists think.
It will do more harm than good.
But those that are harvesting when will clearly they disagree Jeff Flock is -- a wind farm in buffalo.
Kansas -- is it's windy took.
-- -- -- It better be windy out here Stewart indeed I am surrounded -- I don't know if you could tell.
But deputy Ferrell and I and his daughter -- now fourth and fifth generation cattle ranchers out here.
Surrounded by a hundred wind turbines this is the elk river wind project.
And you know -- -- -- -- just growing in this country we take a look at the top.
Wind power or states in the nation can't -- not on the list yet although it's -- fast Texas is actually your top wind power generating state.
-- -- California now Minnesota is also big on the list and Iowa Washington.
And that's so Washington the state by the way not the DC although on -- hot air flying -- there to IP a man a man.
What the deal on the excuse that you did -- wind farm.
In cooperation with a big company.
In parts for your daughter stay on Iran to be apart due to stay on -- -- if you didn't have an income from win.
-- is very difficult the margins are tight and lot of hard work is just makes it.
Lot better life and it's beautiful life as it is spent.
When you don't have to worry about every check -- give our viewers a quick buzz through it maybe Bob can get all look at all the close and personal one of those turbines.
That's -- two million dollar investment almost.
Huge thing about forty stories in the air.
Just give me a quick -- a primer on how this works.
Simply there's a gearbox the top generates DC power comes to -- -- converted a C.
Goes through underground cables and goes into the grid now I know -- -- party wants to know what that is how viable it is going to be we know it's about 1%.
Of generation in the US right now we look at other countries Germany as a big a generator US is a big generator but.
Comparatively with all the electricity we consume not a large percentage of our.
Of our capacity what what do you see for the future quite frankly I think 20% is an under shot when you actually look at the potential.
-- I think this can -- room for another ten to fifteen years and and will enjoy -- quite a bit of power out of this beyond that point.
He'd appreciate glad to have had -- one of things that everybody -- about it of course is -- -- at this point.
It's free and it Beckett -- a way to -- it yet.
-- is a wonderful was that -- we'll take it from you -- out there on the plains of Kansas looks good actually Jeff and thanks very much a new group will appreciate it senate.
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