Germany’s first offshore wind farm begins turning

Physorg-The blades began turning at Germany’s first offshore wind farm Tuesday, 45 kilometres (28 miles) off the coast in the North Sea, with 12 turbines producing energy for 50,000 households. The turbines, each 150 metres high, produce 12 megawatts of power and the total cost of the project was 250 million euros (332 million dollars), the consortium of energy companies that built the farm said -Read Article