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How tall does a wind tower have to be?

A general guide is that the turbine should be a minimum of 30 feet above any trees or buildings within 300 to 500 feet.


Cole Gustafson, North Dakota State University
Irene Shonle, Colorado State University

NDSU, Dept. 7620

P.O. Box 6050

Fargo, ND  58108-6050

Phone: 701.231.7261

Fax: 701.231.1008

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