Google buys Texas wind farm

A subsidy that works

More: The Spinning Spur 70 turbines, 160 megawatts output on a good day. Nice, but not huge. It helps that Texas is the home of blowhards and hot air. :-) (The business-friendly state government doesn’t hurt.) Wind-energy subsidies amount to (I would say “just”) 2.2 cents per kwh, and that, …