Will vertical axis wind turbines finally make it mainstream? The University of Texas at Dallas is hoping to launch their DOE funded floating VAWT project in 2022 – will it work? Plus, we talk dismantling wind farms (toppling them over?), broken blades, microplastics from leading edge erosion and more.
1:55 GE Blade Breakage
9:35 Offshore VAWTs
19:03 Ocean Floor Battery?
24:49 Microplastics from Wind Turbines?
31:41 Blades Made into Outdoor Seating
36:25 Dismantling Wind Farms
46:02 New Vineyard Wind Lawsuit
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