Site Selection Criteria from NREL

1) Good wind: class 3 or higher

2) Acceptable site: adequate property size (200-ft dia clear area), metered building within 1000ft, space for elec. boxes

3) Community awareness and "pull": desire! A lively local champion (ideally more than one), agreeable local utility and school board.

4) Administrative support at school

5) Science teacher(s) prepared to incorporate Wind for Schools curriculum

The Next Step