Those Turbines are BIG!

While travelling this afternoon we passed by the Mendota Hills Wind Farm (visible on either side of I-88 around mile marker 85-90). I felt like a little kid as we drove between these 214 feet tall wind turbines. It’s just so exciting to me to see evidence that we’re beginning to embrace the idea of renewable energy sources! Since we didn’t get close enough for a good picture, I’ll have to settle for one from Wikipedia —

Photo by Duel Freq, via Wikipedia.

Happy Weekend!