Tasmania's booming wind farm industry could lead to a giant dilemma 19th June 2022 By Meg Powell, The Examiner Source: https://www.examiner.com.au/story/7786059/how-tasmanias-booming-wind-farm-industry-could-lead-to-a-giant-dilemma/ Amid the boom of Tasmania’s wind farming industry, researchers have warned thousands of turbine blades could end up in landfill unless end-of-life programs are established. That’s according to a new study from the University … Continue reading Large Waste Problem
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Deforesting The Amazon
'A shift to wind energy is leaving a trail of destruction in Ecuador, with a brutal impact on Indigenous communities and fragile ecosystems'~Francesc Badia, Dalmases.
Activism Behind Suppression Of ‘Planet Of The Humans’ Documentary
‘Green’ billionaires behind professional activist network that led suppression of ‘Planet of the Humans’ documentary 7th September, 2020 By Max Blumenthal The Michael Moore-produced ‘Planet of the Humans’ faced a coordinated suppression campaign led by professional climate activists backed by the same ‘green’ billionaires, Wall Street investors, industry insiders and family foundations skewered in the … Continue reading Activism Behind Suppression Of ‘Planet Of The Humans’ Documentary
Blade Falls From Dundonnell Wind Farm Turbine
Blade falls from Dundonnell Wind Farm turbine, launching investigation 6th October 2020 By Jackson Graham, The Standard https://www.standard.net.au/story/6957141/wind-farm-stops-after-blade-falls-from-turbine/ LOST BLADE: The wind farm with the missing blade pictured from Hamilton Highway. Picture: Supplied. A BLADE has fallen from a south-west wind farm, launching an investigation to determine exactly how the dangerous incident occurred. Tilt Renewables … Continue reading Blade Falls From Dundonnell Wind Farm Turbine
Disintegrating Rotor Blades
via Wind power? The glamour is gone. Disintegrating rotor blades Cracks in the rotor blades of eight wind power plants Vestas V136 in the Grohnde-Kirchohsen wind park (Emmenthal municipality in Hameln-Pyrmont county) are visible with the naked eye. Wind power? The glamor is gone. This is but one of the many environmental damages caused by wind … Continue reading Disintegrating Rotor Blades
Wind Turbine Noise – A Simple Statement of Facts – The Australian Experience
WIND TURBINE NOISE A Simple Statement of Facts – The Australian Experience Waubra Foundation-March 2016 Source: https://waubrafoundation.org.au/resources/wind-turbine-noise-simple-statement-facts-australian-experience/ Emission of Sound and Vibration Wind turbine blades produce airborne pressure waves (correctly labelled sound pressure waves but often called noise). Noise is that portion of the sound which is audible. The loudness, or power, of the sound … Continue reading Wind Turbine Noise – A Simple Statement of Facts – The Australian Experience
Non-Disposable Wind Turbine Blades.
'According to the data from Hochschule Bremerhaven & Ahlstrom-Munksjo, the wind industry will generate 50,000 tons of blade waste in 2020, but that will quadruple to 225,000 tons by 2034.' -SRSRocco Report
Steve St. Angelo
9 January 2020
Wind Turbine Loses Blade At Lal Lal Windfarm.
Eagle-eyed residents near the Lal Lal Windfarm have spotted a wind turbine missing one of its three blades.
Thought to have occurred last night, locals have noticed the turbines at Spreadeagle Road near Yendon have not been running this morning.