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April 16, 2014

Offshore Wind – Future Sustainable Energy?

by CJ Orach - peopleneedpower

The Years of Unsustainable Energy Boondoogles.


Corrosion at the splash area of an offshore turbine. Source: "Inspection Guidance for Offshore Wind Turbine Facilities" Corrosion at the splash area of an offshore turbine.
Source: “Inspection Guidance for Offshore Wind Turbine Facilities”

Is this the future of Off-shore wind. This take after only a few years in service. Oil rigs are regularly brought inshore for routine maintenance which is not possible with the hundreds of turbines fixed to the sea bed. The saline environment that is the North Sea with the weather conditions prevailing there suggests that the cost of off-shore wind will only increase expotentially. A nightmare of our own creation.

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