Wind power is clean, reliable, infinite and an affordable alternative to fossil fuels. But not only that, wind energy is special and innovative! Our selection of nine miraculous wind turbines and wind farms from around the world proves that.
Wind Horn on US military base and Dutch polder
The wind horn at the US Army base. Photo: Sheer Wind
This 30 meter high horn is on a military base in the US state of Michigan . The wind flows through high openings inward. Turbines that are in the horn drafted generate energy. In the horn accelerates the flow, which at low wind speeds electricity can be generated.
The second church worldwide is applying the technology in the Netherlands. The municipality Goeree – Overflakkee launch a pilot project for five years. The test should show whether the technology is future-proof.