Climbing Wind Turbines for a Living | That’s Amazing

These days, giant wind turbines are supplying more and more of our clean energy. And when they break down, they need to be fixed fast. It’s a job only a few people are equipped to handle. Those who are afraid of heights need not apply. Rock climber Jessica Kilroy, for one, loves the challenge of blade repair. And though she makes dangling at dizzying heights look easy, her path to becoming a wind turbine technician has been anything but that.


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20 thoughts on “Climbing Wind Turbines for a Living | That’s Amazing”

  1. This is the only quote that came in to my mind while watching this.., Do what you are passionate about,. Success will follow.. Respect…

    By Newphysicist

  2. This is now my 3rd month working for Vestas Wind North America. Hard work, but I'm loving it. I'm constantly visualizing myself one day being up there on a blade like Jessica, because of this video. It takes a LOT of training to get there. Many don't realize this.


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