Wind Power for Energy

Pros and Cons


Clean energy, no fuel to drill.

Renewable and sustainable.

Costs are low and are continuing to decrease.

The power is free once you buy the infrastructure.

Can be used almost everywhere.


The wind can be inconsistent, unsteady and unpredictable.
Wildlife impact and faitalities such as birds and many bats.

Complaints of noise.

Some people think they are a eyesore.

Localized impact on night-time temperatures and weather.