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Wind turbine fire, Greenwood, N.Y.Wind turbine fire, Greenwood, N.Y., March 28, 2023 - photo from Wellsville SunMar 31, 2023
Save Our Seas - artwork by Marion ChapmanSave Our Seas - artwork by Marion Chapman, Australia, who has donated it for the use of campaigners worldwide - PDF: 25, 2023
Wieringermeer wind energy facility, The NetherlandsWieringermeer wind energy facility, The Netherlands’ largest. Now called Princess Ariane Wind Farm. All of the power nominally goes to a single Microsoft data center. Photo by Rixt de Boer (who had to move away because of the noise)Mar 12, 2023
Resources needed for gas vs wind power100× more iron ore, 25× more concrete, 10× more specialty metals and minerals, 900 tonnes nonrecyclable plastics, 10 square miles of land for wind turbines versus natural gas - graphic from Blackrock Energy and Resources Income Trust, Half Yearly Financial Report, 31 May 2022 - based on data from The Hard Math of Minerals by Mark P. Mills, Issues in Science and Technology, January 27, 2022Jan 23, 2023

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Discarded wind turbine blades, Bath, New YorkDiscarded wind turbine blades, Bath, New York
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Turbine destroyed by fire near Garner, Iowa, Oct. 10, 2007Turbine destroyed by fire near Garner, Iowa, Oct. 10, 2007

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