Grand Marais Burt Township School Wind

Burt Township School
Grand Marais, MI 49839
LAT/LONG: 46.6755943, -85.9660873
Burt Township School Our Story

Burt Township is passionate about being green. They don’t stop at CFLs and a strong recycling program, they’ve taken on vermi-culture composting, a student co-op vegetable garden, and updating windows throughout. Their participation in the Michigan Renewable Schools Program helped them to install a 2.4kW wind turbine and 1kW solar PV panels at their school.
Since monitoring began 8/18/2010, this system has generated 1,499,685 kilowatt hours of clean energy.
Enough to offset...
lbs. of CO2 emissions, the main cause of global warming.
miles worth of CO2 emissions from the average American car.
Enough power for...
days of electricity usage in an average American house.
days using a 13-watt energy-efficient CFL light bulb.

Installation Profile

Tower Height
AUG 18
Aug 18, 2010