(NaBloPoMO) This is not about batting at windmills: A DREAM DEMOLISHED IN FARMER KLUG’S CORNFIELD. HOW COME? (And it’s not sufficient to say it’s-the-sluggish-economy) A 420 Character 9-Line Poem by Patty

A DREAM DEMOLISHED IN FARMER KLUG’S CORNFIELD. HOW COME? (And it’s not sufficient to say it’s-the-sluggish-economy) A 420 Character 9-Line Poem by Patty

Zero:

Landfill. Hazardous waste. Air emissions. Plus: 100 % green electrical energy use.

New buildings all with minimum LEED Silver certificates.

Design for the Environment Products. (This from Herman Miller)

Plans for next 200 years. (This from Denmark).

Viral U-Tube of the toppling of Farmer Klug and OptiWind’s

mid-sized turbine windmill,

an example of the extent to which the US plans for the future:

Zero

PATTY

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http://www.registercitizen.com/general-news/20101003/optiwind-turbine-up-and-running-on-the-klug-hill-farm-in-torrington

http://www.registercitizen.com/general-news/20131017/video-wind-turbine-tower-at-torringtons-klug-farm-demolished

http://www.registercitizen.com/general-news/20130211/optiwind-becomes-latest-torrington-company-to-fall-victim-to-sluggish-economy

http://www.nrel.gov/wind/midsize_wind.html

http://www.windaction.org/posts

https://www.facebook.com/WindpowerEngineering

http://www.hermanmiller.com/about-us/our-values-in-action/environmental-advocacy/our-vision-and-policy.html

http://www.stateofgreen.com/en/Profiles/The-Danish-Ministry-of-Climate-and-Energy/News/Securing-Denmark’s-energy-future

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