Two workmen stand on the nacelle after attaching a blade assembly to a wind turbine Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the Amazon Wind Farm near Elizabeth City, N.C. The nacelle contains a generator and turbine. The complete assembly is 492 feet tall and 104 turbines are planned for the site.
Two workmen stand on the nacelle after attaching a blade assembly to a wind turbine Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the Amazon Wind Farm near Elizabeth City, N.C. The nacelle contains a generator and turbine. The complete assembly is 492 feet tall and 104 turbines are planned for the site. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
Two workmen stand on the nacelle after attaching a blade assembly to a wind turbine Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the Amazon Wind Farm near Elizabeth City, N.C. The nacelle contains a generator and turbine. The complete assembly is 492 feet tall and 104 turbines are planned for the site. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com

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August 15, 2016 11:25 PM