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Floating wind turbine launched

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The first floating wind turbine was put off the coast of Norway this week. These turbines are able to be anchored in water up to 600m (about 2000ft) deep, allowing them to be put far enough off shore to limit the disruptions to shipping channels, tourism, bird life and marine ecosystems typical off-shore installations cause.

Friday, June 05 2009
Source: BBC News

Tagged with: off-shore , Wind
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