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Wind turbine rotor diameters over time - graphic from VestasSep 10, 2021
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Remains of a forest in SwedenPhoto by courtesy of Motvind SverigeSep 02, 2021
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Converter station, Upper Kergord, ShetlandConverter station for wind energy facility, Upper Kergord, Shetland - photo by courtesy of Save ShetlandJun 08, 2021
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Oil stains from nacelle and blade hubGamesa 2-MW turbine in the "Top of Iowa II" facility grimed with oil stains - photo by Julie Kuntz, Feb. 28, 2021Mar 02, 2021

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Blade destroyed by hitting tower - NW MinnesotaBlade destroyed by hitting tower - NW Minnesota
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U.K.: 73% of the time the wind speed is below 18 mph, but 85% of the potential power output of a wind turbine is at wind speeds over 18 mphGraph of wind speeds in the U.K. overlaid with a typical wind turbine power curve, showing that 73% of the time the wind speed is below 18 mph, but 85% of the potential power output of a wind turbine is at wind speeds over 18 mph
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Eagle killed by wind turbine at Näsudden, Gotland, SwedenEagle killed by wind turbine at Näsudden, Gotland, Sweden - photo by Stellan Hedgren
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Igney, FranceIgney, France
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Wind turbine and village churchWind turbine and village church (simulation for size comparison)
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Wind turbine rotor diameters over time - graphic from Vestas
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High Sheldon Wind, N.Y.High Sheldon Wind, N.Y. - photo by courtesy of "Wyoming County" (Picasa)
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Hoisting a tower section. Mars Hill, MaineHoisting a tower section. Mars Hill, Maine, by J. Kirlin

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