Tag: collapse

But the turbine FELL within the designated setback zone

All over the web, this story reads the same...this turbine 'fell within the designated setback zone'. This must be the new talking point for the industry, as many communities, states and countries fight to EXTEND their setback.  Why? Because the noise and vibrations interrupt sleep, cause headaches and stress and the machines lower property values.  Thank … Continue reading But the turbine FELL within the designated setback zone

Wind turbine partially falls down in Thumb; no injuries

All the while, the turbines are getting MUCH taller, in excess of 600 feet are proposed for a Great Lake area, and these companies want to SHORTEN our Ohio setbacks...all so they can grab more taxpayer $ handouts. This picture explains why greater setbacks are absolutely essential to protect people!! The wind gusts were ONLY … Continue reading Wind turbine partially falls down in Thumb; no injuries

Why would you need insurance if you have a deal with BigWind?

How could such a deal with wonderful clean/green/renewable machine go ary? I thought they were designed to last decades? I thought there would be little, if any, O&M? I thought the taxpayers would foot most of the bill? I thought everyone loved these things? I thought they had lightning arrestors? Thank you to this insurance … Continue reading Why would you need insurance if you have a deal with BigWind?