Frequently Asked Questions
This page briefly answers some common queries regarding wind farm. For further information, the clean energy council here, they amongst others have more detail on their websites.
Westwind Energy Pty Ltd have produced a short film entitled Wind Energy: Separating the fact from fiction to help you understand the wind energy debate. We have provided the text of the narration along with video clip extracts for you to read and view.
Wind farms are popular with farmers because their land can continue to be used for growing crops or grazing livestock. Horses, cows and sheep are typically not disturbed by wind turbines and often use wind turbine towers as shelter from the wind and the sun or as rubbing posts.