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Wind turbine size comparison: Scotland, U.K.Height of wind turbines proposed for the Hill of Fare in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, compared with well known structures - from Nae Fare Dec 18, 2023
Kouloubakhata (Crazy)We did it! We saved the environment! From Wind Watch GreeceDec 03, 2023
Oil leaks from 10-year-old wind turbineOil leaking from the 10-year-old Vestas wind turbines in the “Blue Creek Wind Farm” in Paulding and Van Wert Counties, OhioNov 21, 2023
Markbygden, SwedenMarkbygden, Sweden - when completed, this is to be the largest windpower facility in Europe - it is majority-owned by the Chinese power company CGN and is contracted to sell the power to Norsk Hydro in NorwayNov 17, 2023

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San Gorgonio Pass, Palm Springs, CaliforniaSan Gorgonio Pass, Palm Springs, California
Man and assembled blades and hub - Twin Groves Wind Farm, McLean County, IllinoisMan and assembled blades and hub - Twin Groves Wind Farm, McLean County, Illinois
Blade destroyed by hitting tower - NW MinnesotaBlade destroyed by hitting tower - NW Minnesota
Chatham-Kent, OntarioChatham-Kent, Ontario
Ontario electricity supply, 2-7 November 2023This graph from IESO, captured by Parker Gallant, shows the electricity supply in Ontario from 2 to 7 November 2023, clearly showing that as the wind dies, natural gas fills in - wind: green; gas; blue; hydro; light blue; nuclear: orange
Wind-power generation (blue) does not correlate with demand (red)Bonneville Power Administration, April 2010 - 30 days superimposed: demand (red), wind energy generation (blue), and solar (yellow), averages over the 30 days in color-highlighted black lines - from Barnhart et al, doi:10.1039/C3EE41973H

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