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Adobe Systems Wind Turbines - San Jose, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK
N 37° 19.876 W 121° 53.588
10S E 598057 N 4132196
Quick Description: Adobe Systems installed wind turbines at its San Jose headquarters to generate some of the energy it needs. The turbines are expected to generate about 50,000 kilowatt hours of electricity per year.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 1/16/2010 3:58:50 PM
Waymark Code: WM82M8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member montythemule
Views: 8

Long Description:
Adobe Systems installed 20 wind turbines on the sixth floor deck of its corporate headquarters in San Jose, California. Each turbine is 30 feet tall and 4 feet wide, and rotates slowly on a vertical axis. The turbines are expected to generate about 50,000 kilowatt hours of electricity per year or about 2 percent of the energy consumption at Adobe's three downtown towers.
Date of Manufacture: 12/1/2009

Purpose: Electricity

Open to the public: no

Is This Windmill Functional?: Yes!

Windmill Farm: no

Museum on Site: no

Cost: Not Listed

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