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Can we fix it? The answer is blowing in the wind

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Can we fix it? The answer is blowing in the wind

In a regular section called Can We Fix It? Idealog and Kiwibank explore some of the world’s biggest – and, in some cases, most intractable – problems and then showcase some of the clever people trying to tackle them. Award-winning New Zealand company Windflow is at the forefront of its field and serves the market locally and abroad. Here's why...

Wind Farm

Mighty River Power will get its Turitea wind farm, albeit with only 60 of the 104 turbines originally planned. The board of inquiry released its final decision last week after Mighty River Power lodged resource consent applications back in 2008 to construct, maintain and operate a wind farm in the Turitea Reserve and adjoining farmland near Palmerston North. But the news doesn't necessarily mean the company will go ahead with its construction.