Gallery: World’s Largest Southernmost Wind Farm Now Operational in Anta...

 

Last Saturday marked the official ribbon cutting ceremony of Antarctica‘s largest wind farm! Located on Ross Island at New Zealand’s Scott Base, the almost 1 MW wind farm is powered by three 333 kW Enercon wind turbines and will provide up to 11% of the power needed by the base, which will cut down on diesel use by 120,000 gallons and reduce carbon dioxide output by 1,370 tons annually.

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