Monthly Archives: February 2013

Planning Application for a 77m high wind turbine at Lifton Farm Shop.

Although not strictly within our area of concern I feel I should point out to readers that Lifton Farm Shop (Strawberry Fields) have submitted a planning application to replace their existing small wind turbine with a much larger version,  a EWT … Continue reading

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LATEST: Wind turbine manufacturer investigates after Bradworthy turbine collapse | This is North Devon

This would seem to indicate that the nuts were ripped of the threaded bars in the base of the tower presumably because the threads were not cut properly. (Any good engineer will tell you Metric nuts/bolts are rubbish anyway!!)   LATEST: … Continue reading

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Sabotage suspected at toppled wind turbine as second is brought down – Telegraph

Sabotage suspected at toppled wind turbine as second is brought down – Telegraph.

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Inquiry after second wind tower topples in Westcountry | This is Cornwall

Inquiry after second wind tower topples in Westcountry | This is Cornwall.

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