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"People bought property here specifically for the silence," said Wendy Todd (with her husband, Perrin), in Mars Hill, Maine.
A plan to put 19 wind turbines in an area of Highland County, Va. has prompted debate.
Black Hill wind plant near Duns with the Crystal Rig wind farm on the background
A view of Mars Hill in late January 2006.
Mars Hill in 2005, before the erection of 28 wind turbines.
When wind turbines began dotting the skyline around Dale Rankin's horse ranch near Abilene, he teamed up with other property owners to sue the company in charge of the project, FPL Energy.
White Hill Wind Farm project manager Paul Wilson casting his eyes over several completed turbines during the open day at Mossburn yesterday.
General Electric wind turbines lining wheat fields in California. Wind sometimes fails to blow when power is most needed.
This 100 kilowatt Fuhrlander wind turbine, owned by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, is located in Dorchester
A sign registers the feelings of Dawn and Rod Mahan toward the windmill farm just installed in Mars Hill, Maine.
"They don't look pretty to me,” said Country Club Road resident Megan Birmingham of the windmills that line Mars Hill in her backyard as she played with her dog Luca on Monday.