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Individual Wind Turbines Individual Wind Turbines

Wherever they may be located, wind farms are now being seen as the modern equivalent... 

Onshore Wind Farms Onshore Wind Farms

A wind farm is an area which is host to several wind turbines, sometimes up to 100... 

The Forgotten Environmental Effect of Wind Turbines The Forgotten Environmental Effect of Wind Turbines

When people talk of the environmental effect of wind turbines and wind power, they... 

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Offshore Wind Farms Offshore Wind Farms

While we may all have seen wind farms on grassy fields, the most likely place for... 

Wind Turbines and ‘Shadow Flicker’ Wind Turbines and ‘Shadow Flicker’

If you do not live near a wind turbine, it is unlikely you will have ever heard the... 

The Effect of Wind Turbines on Humans The Effect of Wind Turbines on Humans

Wind turbines and farms are becoming an evermore familiar sight on the landscape,... 

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The Benefits of Wind Energy The Benefits of Wind Energy

Wind turbines – white structures with three or more blades which are used to generate electricity from the wind – are one of the most efficient methods of generating renewable energy. This is simple fact, and the continued development and licencing of turbines is further testament to this. The reason for this general opinion is that, when one views... [Read more of this article]

What is a Wind Turbine? What is a Wind Turbine?

Dotted across landscapes throughout the world, one can now see small, stick-thin structures with three spokes poking out from the central column. These structures are alarming, and almost sinister, the first time you see them. The world now recognises them as wind turbines, and their presence in the modern world is becoming more apparent. Wind turbines... [Read more of this article]

The Disadvantages of Solar Power The Disadvantages of Solar Power

We all constantly hear how good solar power is, but one cannot present a convincing argument without looking at both sides of the story. While solar power has many benefits, it also has its drawbacks. The first is also the most obvious. Namely, that the sun does not always shine. While cool weather and overcast days do not cause solar panels to stop... [Read more of this article]

Solar Power: Expensive, But Worth It Solar Power: Expensive, But Worth It

You may have noticed that over recent years, more and more companies are springing up and advertising solar panels. This, in turn, has lead to more people installing solar panels on their homes – so you may be wondering if this is the move for you. Having solar panels fitted to your roof is expensive, no doubt about it. The installation varies from... [Read more of this article]

Solar Powered Cars Solar Powered Cars

To most, upon glimpsing a true solar powered car they will be strongly reminded of the children’s TV series ‘The Jetsons’. After all, most solar powered cars are oddly shaped – sometimes even flying saucer-esque – and are covered in little mirrors and panels to suck energy from the sun. These cars look odd, but they do exist. In... [Read more of this article]

The Past May Be Dim, But The Future Is Bright For Solar Energy The Past May Be Dim, But The Future Is Bright For Solar Energy

Where would we be without inventions? Well, the answer is fairly easy to surmise; sitting around in our mud huts hoping the cow will produce some milk, and that our vegetables will grow. Inventions have given humans the edge over the other species on the planet, as our collaborative minds create a new world bigger and better than the one before. The... [Read more of this article]

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