Google buys wind energy 20 years into future

We just completed a substantial 20-year green Power Purchase Agreement that allows us to take responsibility for our footprint and foster true growth in the renewable energy sector. On July 30 we will begin purchasing the clean energy from 114 megawatts of wind generation at the NextEra Energy Resources Story County II facility in Iowa at a predetermined rate for 20 years

Silicon Valley Insider comments that Google is now speculating in energy, and massively so. This could have unintended consequences, however Google’s initative is welcome indeed.

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