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Monday, 28 February 2011 12:11
  • · 22 - Number of Turbines
  • · 2.3 - MW/Turbine (Siemens SWT-2.3-93)
  • · 50.6 - Total size of project (in MW)
  • · 122,100 - Median annual MWh of generation
  • · 185,000 - Weight (pounds) of a Siemens Turbine Nacelle
  • · 670,000 – Weight (pounds) of the entire tower, nacelle, and blades
  • · 262 - Height of turbine hub (ft)
  • · 151 - Height of Statue of Liberty (ft)
  • · 1.7 - Acres in swept area of blades
  • · 147 – Length of each blade (feet)
  • · 16 – Maximum revolutions per minute of the blades
  • · 9 – minimum wind speed (in miles/hour) for turbine to produce electricity
  • · 56 – wind speed (in miles per hour) when the turbine will stop producing electricity
  • · 102 – miles per hour, the fastest wind speed recorded by a turbine at Record Hill Wind
  • · 84 – Cubic yards of concrete for a typical foundation.
  • · 467 - number of jobs supported by project construction
  • · 59% - Reduction in Roxbury property taxes between 2011 and 2012
  • · $44,628 – Payments for the first three months of the Power to the People project. This program will provide free electricity to all qualified Roxbury homes for the first 20 years of the wind farm’s life
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