Wind turbine keels over in County Down #NIR

12:04 Feb 2 2017 Ballinafad, Recess, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland

They are used to generate electricity and this wind turbine at Ballynahinch, County Down, sparked interest from a snapper after appearing to keel over. The cause of the damage to the turbine near Begny Hill Road is still to be established. But an eagle-eyed photographer was at the scene to capture what happened. The NIdirect government website says it is best to have a turbine “high on a mast or tower, as wind speed increases with height”. It adds that . . .
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