News Digest Item
10 Mar 2017

“The mystery of the damaged wind turbines”

Spiegel Online

An automatic control system that turned the blades out of the wind too late is likely responsible for severely damaging several wind turbines at various locations in northern Germany during storms in December 2016, reports Stefan Schultz for Spiegel Online. The system reacted too late and the wind overstrained the facilities.

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