West Michigan Wind Assessment

About Us

Wind Turbines
A pair of 1.8 MW wind turbines in Bowling Green, Ohio (photo by E. Nordman). These turbines are part of a four-turbine, 7.2 MW wind farm at the Wood County landfill.

Project Staff

Erik Nordman, Ph.D., (Principal investigator) GVSU Natural Resources Management Program

Betty Gajewski, GVSU Annis Water Resources Institute

Paul Isely, Ph.D., GVSU Seidman College of Business

John Koches, GVSU Annis Water Resources Institute

Kurt Thompson, GVSU Annis Water Resources Institute

Jon VanderMolen, GVSU Annis Water Resources Institute

Yue Fan, GVSU graduate research assistant

 

Undergraduate research assistants:

Sara Damm, Aaron Ferguson, Ryan Gajewski, Claire Schoolmaster

 

Project Stakeholders

Arn Boezaart, Michigan Alternative and Renewable Energy Center (MAREC)

George Dufresne, White River Township - Muskegon County

Todd Fox, Oceana Farm Bureau

Linda Hilbert, Consumers Energy

Rachel Hood, West Michigan Environmental Action Council (WMEAC)

Loren Howard, Holland Board of Public Works

Dan O'Keefe, Michigan Sea Grant

Peter O'Neil

Barb Reese, White River Township - Muskegon County

Tasha Smalley, Michigan Township Services

Janessa Smit, Muskegon Area Chamber of Commerce

Rich VanderVeen, Mackinaw Power

Page last modified August 31, 2010