As insanely dangerous as they are utterly useless, when they’re not throwing their blades to the four winds, industrial wind turbines just keep on collapsing.
With the biggest weighing in at over 300 tonnes, every time gravity does her worst, the risk of chaos and carnage follows: 290 Tonne Vestas Wind Turbines Dropping Like Giant Wounded Flies
In Scotland, no doubt mindful of an inconvenient PR optic, the wind power outfit concerned worked overtime to cover up the collapse of one of its whirling wonders in January last year: Scottish Wind Power Company Attempts to Cover Up Turbine Collapse
The number of total turbine implosions continues to rise, posing a serious and wholly unnecessary risk to life and limb.
Fortunately, in this story, there were no fatalities.