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Teacher and Students Bring Renewables to Utah

Teacher and Students Bring Renewables to Utah

Date: 5/6/2010

Location: Milford, UT

Read the story and watch the video of how the "Wind Kids" helped bring a major wind project to their town of Milford, Utah — revitalizing the local economy and providing power to tens of thousands of households in Southern California. Local high school teacher Andy Swapp and his students set up their first meteorolgical tower and started measuring the wind resource in Milford, they had no idea they were paving the way for a 200-MW wind farm, but that's what happened.

Read the full story on the Energy Empowers Web site.

Watch the video produced by First Wind.

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Learn more about the Milford High School school wind project and other school wind projects.

Learn more about Wind Powering America's Wind for Schools project.

This information was last updated on May 06, 2010