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Ellsworth, IllinoisTwin Groves Wind Farm near Ellsworth, Illinois, May 29, 2019 - photo by David ProeberJun 03, 2020
Fire: Texas, March 8, 2020Fire, March 8, 2020, between Taft and Portland, TexasMar 11, 2020
Foundation slabThe steel and concrete base of the wind turbine is built on this foundation - photo by Uwe EichlerDec 29, 2019
Wind turbine baseSteel rebar ready for the concrete - photo by Uwe EichlerDec 29, 2019

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Hull, MassachusettsHull, Massachusetts
Fond du Lac County, WisconsinFond du Lac County, Wisconsin
Crescent Ridge, IllinoisCrescent Ridge, Illinois
Foundation: excavation, rebar, concrete2,800 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
Granite Reliable, New HampshireThe concrete pad for a new turbine sits to the upper left in this view, which shows how it all begins. Land-clearing operations are underway, with groundwork being completed by Sargent Corporation of Stillwater, Maine. Associated support companies also include JML Trucking of Errol and C. Bean Transport of Colebrook. As of July, there were 168 workers on site. (Claire Lynch photo, The News and Sentinel)
Construction at Forward Wind Energy Center, Stoystown, PennsylvaniaConstruction at Forward Wind Energy Center, Stoystown, Pennsylvania
Demonstration in GermanyAbout 400 delegates from 118 federations, associations or defense committees came from all over Germany to demonstrate at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. At the end of the demonstration, delegates from various German Landers met in Berlin's House of Cultures to found a national anti-windfarm federation.
Locust Ridge Wind Farm, PennsylvaniaLocust Ridge Wind Farm, near Mahanoy City, Schuylkill County, and in Conyngham Township, Columbia County, Pennsylvania - Gamesa 2-MW turbines (total height 399 ft., blade area 1.47 acres)

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