The biggest disadvantage of using wind turbines is that they emit a lot of green house gases into the atmosphere, which deplete the ozone layer and contribute to global warming. This is why most countries have laws dictating that wind turbine generators must be placed on locations that are free from oil slicks or other pollutants, such as desert regions. There is also some controversy over the fact that wind turbine generators release mercury into the atmosphere, although this is the case in only a few isolated cases.
Since the advent of wind turbines, there has been an increasing demand for alternatives to traditional methods of creating electricity. One of the potential solutions is to build a utility grid powered by wind turbines...Read More