It means that I shall split the thread, xp. Or maybe I'll send the Internet Hit Squad to your home, to arrest you for being caught in OOT flagrancy.
Seriously, please, you are free to open new threads, let's help Tomba in keeping the site more or less organized. Altough I happily confess I go OOT, I try to declare
it and end my posts with at least
a vague reference to the topic...
Last time I checked, this site appears at the top of many google searches
: the world is watching you
(and of course, the Internet Hit Squad is connected to your IP address, since I warned them after my last post).
I go OOT by commenting that Colombia has created a wind farm in La Guajira, among wayuú indian territory. The numbers fit nicely with xpensive figures (1.3 MWatts for each turbine, minimum wind speed: 4 m/s, average speed: 9.2 m/s at 50 m of height, blade diameter: 60 m). They allow you to get credits for greenhouse emmision reduction: http://cdm.unfccc.int/UserManagement/Fi ... GZ5ENB1PT3
Back on thread, have you seen the new turbine blades in carbon fiber? Starting at 70 dollars each, they are guaranteed for life:Carbon fiber wind turbine tips:
The manufacturer claims they don't degrade with UV light. Does anybody knows if CF degrades normally with sunlight? That would be a good reason to race at night...