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Iberdrola/Amazon wind energy facility, North CarolinaThe Amazon Wind Farm, the state's first large-scale commercial wind-generation project, comprises 104 2-megawatt wind turbines, each nearly 500 feet tall and covers 22,000 acres in Pasquotank and Perquimans counties (photo by Don Carrington, Carolina Journal)Mar 06, 2017
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Construction in 2013 near a wind farm in the northwest province of Gansu, ChinaCarlos Barria/ReutersJan 16, 2017
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Wind turbine at Knabs Ridge destroyed by fireOn January 6, 2017, this 2-MW Repower MM70 wind turbine near Harrogate in North Yorkshire, England, was destroyed by fire.Jan 09, 2017
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Stad an Tuirbín GaoitheGrúpa Agóide Stad an Tuirbín Gaoithe ar phicéad ag oifig Udárás na Gaeltacht i nGaoth Dobhair — Protest group Stop the Wind Turbine picketing at the Gaeltacht Authority office in Gweedore ["in aice le tithe" = near homes]Dec 09, 2016

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Searsburg collapseOn September 15, 2008, high winds at the Searsburg facility in Vermont caused a blade to strike the tower, bringing down the whole nacelle and blade assembly.
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Wind turbine foundation
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Wind turbine base2,800 cubic yards of earth was excavated to 12 feet below grade - Foundation is a gravity base that is a 56 foot wide octagon shape - 595 cubic yards of concrete weighing over 2.3 million pounds - Contains 65 tons of reinforced steel rebar - 443-ft 2.5-MW wind turbine - photo from Lincoln Electric
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Peetz, ColoradoPeetz, Logan County, Colorado - photo by courtesy of Heidi Erickson
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Chatham-Kent wind turbines, OntarioView from Rondeau Bay and Lake Erie - photo by David Libby
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Gamesa nacelle on truck to University of DelawareGamesa G90, Generator power 2 MW, Tower height 256 feet, Tower weight 203 tons, Nacelle weight 103 tons, Blade length 144 feet, Total blade weight ~7 tons, Blade material Fiberglass and carbon fiber (A big billboard!)
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Spiddal turbines at nightThese wind turbines overlook Galway in the west of Ireland - photo by John Smyth (http://johnsmyth.ie/blog/?p=3)
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Elk River Wind Farm, Beaumont, Kansas (Flint Hills)

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