Do we really want windmills everywhere?

Sweden is discussing windmills today, research says that windmills have to be taller to be effective. So how far do we want to go?

At Øygarden near me this project is on its way, the world’s tallest windmill:

Her er en skisse fra utvikler Sway AS:

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This windmill will produce 10MW and the project will cost 400 million NOK.

Do we really want to go this far?

Øyvind Lasse Høysæter

Born in 1971, fell in love with computing in 1983 because of Sinclair's masterpieces. Continued on the magic surrounding the C64, Amiga and moved to the PC world in 1990. Loves science fiction, programming, astronomy, my family and my job. (developer) :)

1 Response

  1. Hanna says:

    Enig, nei det vil vi ikke! Nå er vi spent på om det blir noe i Kvinesdal. I tilfelle vil det være ulevelig for oss å ha hytte der som vi har hatt i 60 år pga støyen det medfører.

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