Windmills strike birds, Nature strikes back

We were warned not to mess with Gaia. Very tall steel structures are prone to lightening strikes

Lightning Is Nemesis Of Windmills, Threatening Japan’s Renewable Energy Agenda – As Japan moves to shift away from nuclear power, wind power, a potential key player among renewable energy sources, faces a stubborn foe: lightning. No definite way to solve the problem is in sight and operators of these windmills are struggling to cope with lightning-caused breakdowns that threaten their operations. (GWPF)

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One response to “Windmills strike birds, Nature strikes back

  1. Vertical Axis Windmills should be quickly replacing all these old inefficient monstrous horizontal axis machines..

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