A friend recently asked for my comments on the May 2009 “ACORE 20 GW Plan for Kansas” report, which claims that Kansas could get 20,000 megawatts (MW) of electric generating capacity from “renewable” energy sources (more than 18,000 MW coming from wind) and enjoy economic benefits.
I had heard of the ACORE report when it was issued but had not taken the time to read it since ACORE reports generally are biased and designed to promote the interest of ACORE members – as opposed to being objective and useful in advancing the national and public interest.
However, my friend claimed that the Governor of Kansas and other political leaders believe the report was useful so I downloaded it from ACORE’s web site and read it from cover to cover.
In summary, the ACORE report:
Download original document: “Highly Misleading ACORE Report on Potential for Wind Energy ”
URL to article: https://www.wind-watch.org/documents/highly-misleading-acore-report-on-potential-for-wind-energy/
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 Highly Misleading ACORE Report on Potential for Wind Energy: https://docs.wind-watch.org/Schleede-ACORE.pdf