How tall are windmills?

Answer Windmills vary greatly in their height. Modern windmills that are built to harness the wind's power can reach nearly 500 feet in height. Older windmills were under 100 feet, with 80 feet considered... Read More »

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How big are N-90 windmills?

Nordex N-90 wind turbines are 2.5 megawatt turbines, capable of powering about 2,500 homes. The rotors are 90 meters in diameter and depending on where the turbine is needed, the tower is 70 meters... Read More »

Are windmills still used?

According to the Windmillers' Gazette, a website dedicated to the history of windmills, the original uses of windmills were grinding grain and pumping water. Windmills are still sometimes used to p... Read More »

What country has the most windmills?

Despite the Dutch countryside being known for its windmills, the U.S. has the most windmills and wind turbines in the world. Though exact figures are not available worldwide, the Netherlands has ab... Read More »

Are there windmills in Denmark?

Denmark is at the forefront of harvesting renewable energy through windmills; its wind industry is among the world's largest. There are several turbine windmills in operation in Denmark, many of wh... Read More »