Some areas have wind power for just a couple of homes out there in the open. There are farmers and ranchers that have decided their land is more valuable to place turbines on than animals or crops. They allow the turbines to be put there by other companies that provide all the electricity for entire towns. The owners of the land are paid a very good price for the use of their land to place the turbines on.
While it does initially cost money to get the process of generating power from the wind started, one of the advantages of wind energy is that this type of power is going to be less expensive and it doesn’t cause any type of harm to the atmosphere. There will always be wind so there will never be a time when we don’t have enough of it to supply power. With the uses of electricity continually rising, this is good news for everyone.
The Federal government has offered substantial benefits for the introduction of wind power in the past. These types of incentives make it more affordable to get things in place to start the process. As a result there has been more wind power used for electricity in the past five years than in the past three decades.