Revolt against high gas prices, volatile foreign oil markets! Power your car with wind.
Carl Levesque, June 6, 2015 (Into the Wind)
“If you’re one of about 1.7 million people being served by a certain Minnesota cooperative, you can now wind-power your car for free…All you need is a plug-in electric vehicle (EV) and an electrical outlet. Generation & Transmission cooperative Great River Energy (GRE) and its participating member [co-ops’ Revolt is] a first-of-its kind program that allows member customers to use wind-generated electricity to charge their vehicles at no additional cost…Renewable sources are already part of Great River Energy’s power mix, but the Revolt program provides a more direct connection between wind energy and the electric vehicle driver…[It shields] consumers from the notorious price volatility of world oil markets. When gas spikes to $4 a gallon, the EV driver charging her car with wind energy may be paying the equivalent of 50 cents a gallon…” click here for more