13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Turbines and an old military bunker

A wind farm on Mount Bney Resen, Golan Heights, Israel. The farm is located on a Bney Resen mount, of a vulcanic origin. In the foreground, an abandoned military bunker from a Six-Day War, 1967. The farm operates 10 Floda 600 wind turbines generating 6 MW in total. The energy is consumed by the Mey Eden plant, the Golan Heights Winery and about 20,000 people.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Israel
Camera: E-M10
Copyright: © Ilia Krivoruk