We have seen the future, and it sucks.

Wind Farms Can Cause Climate Change Finds New Study

29th April 2012

Read it.

Usually at night the air closer to the ground becomes colder when the sun goes down and the earth cools.

But on huge wind farms the motion of the turbines mixes the air higher in the atmosphere that is warmer, pushing up the overall temperature.

Satellite data over a large area in Texas, that is now covered by four of the world’s largest wind farms, found that over a decade the local temperature went up by almost 1C as more turbines are built.

This could have long term effects on wildlife living in the immediate areas of larger wind farms.

It could also affect regional weather patterns as warmer areas affect the formation of cloud and even wind speeds.

Please excuse me while I laugh my ass off….

One Response to “Wind Farms Can Cause Climate Change Finds New Study”

  1. RealRick Says:

    I suggested this as a comment on here a couple of weeks ago. So very predictable….