What to do with 613 megawatts of wind energy when the load demand within Maine is between 1000 to 1400 megawatts at any given time ?
613 megawatts of wind energy represents all turbines in Maine running at 100% capacity. Although not a usual occurrence, it is between 40% to 60% of Maine's electric needs depending on the time of day.
To accommodate 613 megawatts, do you shut down other generators offering their output ? Wind with price subsidy advantages can… Continue