BIODIV WIND, Reducing birds and bats collision risk on wind turbines

When a wind park is developed and operated, it has to maximize its renewable energy production while to respect environmental standards, such as biodiversity protection.
To take a concrete example on that topic: a wind turbine can rotate at a very high speed (e.g. 300km/h at blade tip). A that speed, rotor blades are hardly foreseeable and visible to birds and bats, which will enter the rotor area and endanger their lives.

Intervention domains

Biodiversity and landscape - Land usage plan environment relations - Nature reserves - mountains - forests - Prevention of natural risks - Protection of the biodiversity - Training or awareness



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