Community Wind Projects
Spirit Lake School District in Iowa
Forest City School District
- Dwight Pierson, Superintendent, Forest City Community Schools, Forest City, IA 50436; [email protected]
- Visit: www.forestcity.k12.ia.us and click on the Wind Turbine Info link
Wray School District RD-2
- Jay Clapper: 970-332-5758 ext. 3773; [email protected]. Clapper sometimes visits other districts with a presentation to help them get started with school wind projects.
This MS Word document from the Wind Powering America program describes how schools are harnessing the wind.
This web page provides information for local governments, including managers, staff and other individuals who oversee local government services. It is developed and maintained by the International City/County Management Association.
Visit it on the web at http://www.usaenergy.org/.
This web page from the International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives features information on strategies for local governments to develop wind power.
Visit the page at http://www.greenpowergovs.org/wind/.
This guidebook was created by Charles Kubert for the Environmental Law and Policy Center in 2004. It talks about business models, sources of equity, grant and loan programs, incentives, and power purchase agreements for community wind projects. You'll find it online on the ELPC website.