There are those who continue to believe that the state is only looking at a few windmills scattered throughout our county, even though the numbers state otherwise in the Wind Energy Resource Zone board report. Please download the entire report to see what they've really got in mind for you. Here's a quick look at the numbers in the top 4 wind generating regions.
Region 1-Allegan. Number of turbines min. 166. Max. 296
Region 2-Antrim, Charlevoix. Number of turbines 109-195
Region 3-Benzie, Leelanau, Manistee. Number of turbines 435-778
Region 4-Huron, Bay, Saginaw, Sanilac, Tuscola. 1,578-2,824 (!)
Total of 4 regions: Min. 2,288. Max. 4,093