Wind farms make climate change WORSE: Turbines actually heat up local areas

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http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2137170/Wind-farms-link-rising-temperatures-detrimental-impact-wildlife-weather-say-scientists.html

  • Air temperatures around four of the world’s largest wind farms have increased by 0.72C in a decade
  • Earth’s average temperature has risen by 0.8C since 1900

By Rosie Taylor

PUBLISHED: 20:51 EST, 29 April 2012 | UPDATED: 02:48 EST, 30 April 2012

Wind turbines could warm local climates up to ten times faster than the natural rate, a study has shown.

Air temperatures around four of the world’s largest wind farms have increased by up to 0.72C in a decade, researchers have found.

In contrast, Earth’s average temperature has warmed by only 0.8C since 1900.

In a spin: Researchers found air temperatures around four of the world¿s largest wind farms had increased by up to 0.72C in a decade. In contrast, the Earth¿s average temperatures have warmed by only 0.8C since 1900.In a spin: Researchers found air temperatures around four of the world’s largest wind farms had increased by up to 0.72C in a decade. In contrast, Earth’s average temperature has warmed by only 0.8C since 1900

As more wind farms are built, temperature increases may have a long-term impact on wildlife and regional weather…

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