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World’s First Floating Wind Turbine Swtiches On

Sep 23rd, 2009 | By John Waller | Category: Top Story, Wind Power

Written by Philip Proefrock on 09/21/09 The energy company Statoil has begun operation of the first full-size Hywind floating wind turbine at a location 10 kilometers off the Norwegian coast. What is remarkable about this turbine is that is is floating in the water, rather than being rigidly attached to the ocean floor. Everyone who [...]