Increased rotor diameter on GE’s 4.8MW turbine should reach industry’s maximum Annual Energy Production rate to date.
onshore wind turbines
Councillors are concerned that extra funding being made available to help local authorities deal with large numbers of windfarm applications won't be enough to meet demand.
Financial support for onshore wind turbines and solar panels will have "disappeared" within eight years, a government minister has claimed.
Onshore windfarms have become a popular means of income generation for landowners who, in addition to reducing their own electricity bills, may receive money for electricity sent to the grid or rental payments from electricity providers in respect of the turbines.
This is a personal view based on personal experience of harvesting wind energy.
More than 100 Tory MPs have written to David Cameron calling for a dramatic cut in subsidies to onshore windfarms and more influence for local people to stop them being built.