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05-SEP-2004

Nysted Offshore Wind Farm

This is the world's largest wind farm to date.

The wind farm comprises of 8 rows of 9 turbines, with some 10 km from land to the turbines closest to
the shore. The 72 turbines will generate sufficient electricity to supply 145,000 single family houses
with renewable energy.

Each tower is 69 m high. Each blade is more than 41 m long. The tip of the blade peaks at 110 m.

Each wind turbine has a max. production of 2.3 Megawatts. The offshore wind farmís total output is 165,6 Megawatts.

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Guest 03-Sep-2006 16:32
lovely photo, great composition and the b&w only makes it better!
got my vote!!
-ina
Per Thorsen25-Aug-2006 18:32
I'm very grateful - thanks Tiago
Guest 25-Aug-2006 16:17
Great capture Per. I like the composition and the choise of B&W. Voted.