Vestas wind turbine blades loaded on a train awaiting delivery in Denver, Colorado Photo: Andy Cross/Denver Post via Getty Images

All aboard! Rail transport of ultra-long turbine blades would boost US wind fleet: study

US researchers calculate manufacturing massive turbine blades with 'controlled flexing' would cut logistics costs and help build-out higher-capacity onshore wind plants

30 September 2021 18:45 GMT Updated  30 September 2021 20:08 GMT