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Disused wind turbine bladesDisused wind turbine blades dumped in Ravenshoe, Queensland, AustraliaNov 27, 2022
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Concrete filling of wind turbine baseViking Energy, Shetland, Scotland - 103 such bases using 70,246 m³ of concrete produced from two batching plants created on siteNov 19, 2022
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Wind turbine landscape in ItalyNov 19, 2022
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Laurel Mountain, West Virginia98-MW facility, 61 wind turbines along a 13-mile stretch of Laurel Mountain in Randolph and Barbour counties near Elkins, West Virginia - photo by John Terry, March 29, 2011
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Chatham-Kent, OntarioView from Erieau Rd - photo by David Libby
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Castle of Montepó, Scansano, Toscana, ItalyCastle of Montepó, Scansano, Toscana, Italy - 2-MW Gamesa G90’s, 112 m (367.5 ft)
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Left side of foundation hole - Twin Groves Wind Farm, McLean County, IllinoisLeft side of foundation hole - Twin Groves Wind Farm, McLean County, Illinois
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Chatham-Kent, Ontario - Boralex Front Line Wind FarmChatham-Kent, Ontario - photo by David Libby
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Turbulence wake effectAt wind farms where many towers are clustered together, turbulence generated by the massive blades can degrade the performance of other windmills by as much as 10-20 percent. The same turbulence can also trigger vibrations in turbines downwind, leading to component fatigue, excess maintenance costs, and premature part failure. The turbines' wake effect is clearly seen at the Horns Rev offshore wind farm in the North Sea west of Denmark.
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Cedar Creek 2 Wind Farm, Weld County, ColoradoCedar Creek 2 Wind Farm, Weld County, Colorado. This wind farm moved into commercial operation in October 2011. It is owned 50:50 by BP Wind Energy and Sempra U.S. Gas & Power. BP is operator. Photo from BP.
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Iffendic, FranceIffendic, France

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