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|Numerous wind turbines on the area known as the Buffalo Ridge. Some of these wind turbines are the largest ones manufactured in the United States. These wind turbines stand 257' high and weigh 196,000 pounds. Each wind turbine has 3 blades with a rotor diameter of 157' and can supply the annual electricity needs of 250 homes.||01/17/2007||931|
|The South Texas Project was the first nuclear power plant in Texas, beginning operation in 1988. In 1996, the two South Texas units were two of the top 20 electricity-generating nuclear units worldwide.|
|Beinn an Tuirc wind farm is a wind farm in Argyll, Scotland.|
The site has 46 turbines with a total generating capacity of 30.36 MW, and is operated by Scottish Power. It was commissioned in 2001 and started operation in 2002. It cost £21 million to build. The turbines were built by Danish company Vestas, which specializes in their manufacture. It is 10 miles (16 kilometres) north...
|B.L. England Generating Plant - Beesley's Point, NJ.|
Coal fired generating station with cooling tower and 475' smokestack.
|A little dam built in Chile in 1911, in the middle of the Atacama desert, to provide water and electricity to the nitrate mines sityuated in the near area. Now is abandoned and the power turbines dismantled.||03/06/2008||815|
|A 3,250-m2 (35,000-ft2) supermarket in Greenwich, London, UK, owned by J Sainsbury, has heating and electricity bills 50% lower than other stores the same size. The store has a number of energy-saving features, including an on-site combined heat and power plant, wind turbines, and photovoltaic cells.|
|Eolic Energy with Wind Turbines at city of Fortaleza - Ceará - Brazil.|
|Another animated tour - this time with animated wind turbines. Music has been down-sampled to get it under the new 2MB file limit.|
Music: Glory Box by Portishead.
Note: the turbines are placed arbitrarily along a set of data I am reusing and if you ramp up the elevation you'll notice that they're pretty much where you wouldn't actually put them - in a valley...
|Ever wondered what the above ground eletricity net of a country looks like? View the Layout of the Netherlands Electricity Net with this file!||06/24/2008||1,048|
|Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant is located in Central Ukraine near the city of Zaporizhia, on the banks of the Kakhovka Reservoir on the Dnipro river. It has 6 VVER-1000 pressurized light water nuclear reactors, each with a power rating of 950 MWe, with total power output of 5700 MWe. The first five were successively brought online between 1985 and 1989, and the sixth was added in 1995. The pl...||11/21/2008||610|
|The Altamont Pass Wind Farm located in the Altamont Pass of the Diablo Range in Central California. It is a one of the earliest wind farms in the United States. The wind farm is composed of over 4900 relatively small wind turbines of various types, making it at one time the largest farm in the world in terms of capacity. Altamont Pass is still the largest concentration of wind turbines in the w...||08/17/2005||643|