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May 2011

We understand that all these photographs are in the public domain. We are grateful to Angela Kelly and Norma Ittman for bringing them to our attention.

The dangers of wind turbines need to be exposed more to an unsuspecting public and also the lack/shortage of research done on stresses experienced by extra large wind turbines prior to their installation resulting in tower cracks and breakages. Sheer madness." These graphic and rather terrifying photographs show what happens when transmission failures occur in wind turbines. No gear oil has yet been invented to withstand the pressures produced within these transmissions..