Power of the Wind

Wind is the fastest growing source of electricity in the world.

By Emily Sohn, 00:00 AM February 28, 2005

On a breezy day, you can feel the wind in your hair, on your face, against your body. It tickles, pushes, or slams into you, depending on how hard it's blowing. When it's windy, you can fly a kite or go sailing.

The power of the wind can send a kite into the sky—or supply electricity to homes.

The power of the wind can send a kite into the sky—or supply electricity to homes.

Wind is also an increasingly valuable source of energy—helping to bring electricity into our lives. Without electricity, there'd be no TV, no video games, and no cell phones. We'd have to sit aroun...

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