Although it is true that MIchigan ranks 14th, when one compares the
windiest state to Michigan in absolute wind power availability, it doesn't look
Get it where you can find it for sure.
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Across the state, proponents of wind energy hope Michigan's first
commercial wind project, which brought its first power online earlier this
month, will prove that wind power has a future in the state.
Thanks to Lakes Michigan, Huron and Superior, Michigan ranks high -- 14th
-- among the states for winds. Michigan has enough wind to create 15,000
megawatts of power -- 267 times what it has now, said Tom Stanton, renewable
energy program coordinator for the Michigan Public Service