This image of a wheat field fire makes any rural resident cringe.
Wind turbine fires are always shrugged off by the developers. They bank on them just not happening – especially in the dead of summer, when the wheat is dry… and the wind is blowing. And if they do happen, they figure they can just stand back and watch it burn. That’s the only plan they have.
This fire is on the edge of Middlesex County turbine country.
A second fire in Middlesex (Adelaide-Metcalfe twp) happened yesterday too: