Tehachapi Wind Farm (74 images)
The Tehachapi Wind Farm is a collection of about 5,000 wind turbines operated by over a dozen private companies located between Bakersfield and Palmdale, California. It is the second largest collection of wind generators in the world, however it ranks first in terms of output, collectively producing about 800 million kilowatt-hours of electricity. California is leading the nation in renewable energy. In 2002, California established its Renewable Portfolio Standard Program, with the goal of...