An Animated Look at Wind Turbines
Wind, an amazing source of renewable energy, has been harnessed using windmills since as early as 200 BCE. Electricity-producing wind turbines hit the United States in 1888. Today, futuristic white wind turbines dot the country's landscape. But how, exactly, do these machines work? Save On Energy created this animated infographic to illustrate how wind is converted into the electricity that powers our homes.