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GWIG calls for investigation after tip is blown of Corkermore wind turbine

The Glenties Windfarm Information Group is calling on the County Council to investigate after part of a Wind Turbine blade was blown off a turbine at Corkermore.

The Glenties Windfarm Information Group is calling on the County Council to investigate after part of a Wind Turbine blade was blown off a turbine at Corkermore.

The group says the windfarm is within 500 metres of residential property.

In March a turbine collapsed at a windfarm in Maas near Ardara, a report has yet to be published into the incident.

Group spokesperson Ernan O’Donnell says the incident is a cause for concern and believes it strengthens their argument for a minimum set back distance for windfarms to be enforced:

The Glenties Windfarm Information Group is calling on the County Council to investigate after part of a Wind Turbine blade was blown off a turbine at Corkermore.

The group says the windfarm is within 500 metres of residential property.

In March a turbine collapsed at a windfarm in Maas near Ardara, a report has yet to be published into the incident.

Group spokesperson Ernan O’Donnell says the incident is a cause for concern and believes it strengthens their argument for a minimum set back distance for windfarms to be enforced:


Source: http://www.highlandradio.co...

DEC 6 2013
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