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A member of a pro-wind power group sits on top of a wind turbine near Schleiden, Germany.

Photo: Oliver Berg

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A member of a pro-[skipwords]wind power[/skipwords] group sits on top of a wind turbine near Schleiden, Germany.

The wind farm in Schleiden has produced an estimated 66 gigawatts per hour every year since first being installed in the 1990s. About 7 percent of Germany's electrical power is produced by wind power.