Another turbine at Iberdrola's Locust Ridge wind facility in Union Township, PA has been engulfed in flames. This video is courtesy of the West End Fire & Rescue in Mahanoy City, PA
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Firefighters responded to the scene, but cleared the area after the wind turbine company, "Locust Ridge Wind Farm," arrived. The plan was to allow the turbine to burn itself out.
One of the Mill Run Wind Energy Center's ten 1.5 megawatt turbines fell to the ground. The project was placed in service in 2001 with total nameplate capacity of 15 megawatts (10 turbines x 1.5 mw). The project was constructed in 2001 and is owned by NextEra Energy.
A blade on one of the turbines at the Waymart wind farm in Wayne County, PA shredded in high wind conditions. The 43 wind turbines along the Moosic Mountain Ridge went online in 2003. Duration: 16 seconds