Kyoto wind farm turbine falls after pylon snaps

Mar 16, 2013

Kyoto wind farm turbine falls after pylon snaps

A 38-ton wind turbine crashed 50 meters to the ground in Kyoto Prefecture after the steel column supporting it snapped, according to officials. The massive Dutch-made turbine, which sat atop a Japanese-made steel column, was part of a mountain wind farm. It was put ...