This doesn’t make our new Ohio setback of 1250 feet from a property line look too bad anymore, does it? What if this happened in a dry field? What if this happened at a school, where our state setbacks are not mandated? The first sentence of this article is laughable, because as BigWind is forced onto our communities, these incidents will no longer be as rare…
(Ireland) However, it is believed to be an isolated incident as this make of turbine ‘rarely malfunctions.’
A FLAMING WIND turbine blade almost sparked a forest fire in Cork after it was thrown several metres from the machine….
A spokesperson for Bantry Fire Station told TheJournal.ie their main aim was to contain this fire, to ensure it didn’t spread to forest and gorse. The turbine was completely destroyed.