Quote Originally Posted by lxdude View Post

The total amount of California's electricity that wind produces for all those thousands of acres of land, all that visual blight, all those bird deaths, all the 30+ years of heavy subsidies just to get it to the point of something close to competitive? 1.5% That's right. One and a half percent. Less than one terawatt.
I need to correct this typo. Should say: Less than one terawatt is produced by the San Gorgonio Pass wind farms. About 5.5 terawatts are produced throughout the state.