Paying homage to the power of wind. Yusuf Islam otherwise known as Cat Stevens. And, of course, Disney. James's blog Comments 300 MW wind project in Pasq and Perq Counties: If built, the Desert Wind Power Project — named for the flat, agricultural region in the area — would be located on approximately 20,000 acres of private land near Elizabeth City, in Pasquotank and Perquimans Counties. The company is considering development of a 300 megawatt (MW) project, which is enough to power between 55,000 – 70,000 North Carolina homes with clean, homegrown electricity. They (Eastern North Carolinians) need the juice and the $ associated with this project, so hopefully the NCUC won't try to hold this up. Breaking: Massive windspill reported in southern California I bet they're wishing they had stuck with something really safe like nuclear energy. Breaking redux: Massive solar radiation spill in California, too This could be bad.