Worst Turbine Install in History?

By Paul Gipe

Mike Nelson call this the worst turbine install in history. It certainly ranks right up there with some recent installations by Mariah, a Vertical-Axis Wind Turbine manufacturer.

Nelson, a long-time renewable energy authority with the Northwest Solar Center, says the installation is near a Weatherunderground station at the Fauntleroy Ferry landing in west Seattle, Washington.

The Savonious VAWT looks like a Helix wind turbine but it’s impossible to tell for sure from just the photo.

You can be the judge whether this is the worst turbine install in history. Take a look at these.

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