Site Screening

Wind Energy Site Screening

Overview of Site Screening

A windy site is not necessarily suitable for wind power development. The first step begins with an initial site screening. OwnEnergy evaluates potential sites internally through the completion of a GIS Desktop Study, where the following factors are investigated: Wind resource potential, proximity to transmission lines, accessibility and amount of developable area.

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How Community Ownership Can Save Wind Power

Community ownership may provide the solution for increasing resistance to wind power in the United States.