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Google Inc energy unit to Buy Wind Power from NextEra energy Inc

For the next twenty years Google Inc’s energy unit have entered in a deal of buying wind power from NextERa enrgy Inc.

The NextEra energy resource is going to develop 2 wind farms in North Dakota, where a sum of $38.8 is invested by giant Silicon Valley Internet Search Company. Once this is developed the deal between Google Inc’s and NextEra energy Inc will be implemented.

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Urs Hoelzle, Google’ senior Vice President said in a blog on Google Website that from July 30 the Google Energy LLC will start purchasing the wind power from the NextEra’s facility in lowa at the predetermined rate.

Hoelzle also added that “incorporating such a huge sum of wind power in our portfolio is a bit fiddly, but this power is very much enough to supply to various data centres.”

Google have pushed forward in stating about the issues of a climate changes as a benevolent effort through its Google.org arm.

In the late 2007 the often-quirky company said that it will be investing in companies and does researches of its own in order to produce reasonable renewable energy – at a cost less than burning coal- within few yrs.

From the wholesale power markets large volumes of renewable energy is purchased by the company’s Google energy unit.

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