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October 30, 2012

Walmart's wind turbine at its distribution center in Red Bluff, Calif., is now operational.

Red Bluff, Calif. -- Walmart's wind turbine at its distribution center in Red Bluff, Calif., is now operational. The wind turbine is Walmart's first onsite industrial-sized wind turbine and will generate approximately 2,200,000 kilowatt-hours of power, providing up to 20% of the distribution center's annual electricity use. U.S. House Representative Wally Herger joined local officials, as well as Walmart and Foundation Windpower executives, to commemorate the pilot project.

March 25, 2011

Tesco has installed wind turbines, each with a capacity of nearly 1 MW, at three of its grocery distribution centers.

New York City -- Tesco has installed wind turbines, each with a capacity of nearly 1 MW, at three of its grocery distribution centers.

The company installed two of the 90-meter, 800kW wind turbines at its distribution center near Newport in Wales, BusinessGreen reported. The other turbines are at two sites in England’s Midlands region.

February 21, 2008

H.E. Butt Grocery Co. (H-E-B) and the Wind Energy Corp. are joining forces to study...