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Wind Harvester Farm "Kryštofovy Hamry"
Czech Republic

Total output of the whole farm: 42 MW

21 harvesters, each harwester has approx 119 meters, the center is in 78 meters and the diameter of the propeller is 82 meters

Copyright: Jan Vrsinsky
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Uploaded: 28/06/2009
Updated: 30/05/2014
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