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Park Rapids Wind Energy

Purpose

Assess feasibility of installation of a wind turbine to provide energy resources and an educational tool for the Park Rapids School District and conduct a cost-benefit analysis to determine potential output, savings and expenses for a 20kW turbine

Partners

Activities

Outcomes

Wind study has indicated installation of a wind turbine is feasible to provide energy resources and educational tools for the Park Rapids School District. A wind turbine has been installed on school-owned land.

Funding

$4,000 in FY 2007
$6,000 in FY 2008

Leveraged resources

Last updated 5-31-2007
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