Oberzeiring

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Oberzeiring
Coat of arms of Oberzeiring
Coat of arms
Oberzeiring is located in Austria
Oberzeiring
Oberzeiring
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°15′00″N 14°29′00″E / 47.25000°N 14.48333°E / 47.25000; 14.48333Coordinates: 47°15′00″N 14°29′00″E / 47.25000°N 14.48333°E / 47.25000; 14.48333
Country Austria
State Styria
District Murtal
Government
 • Mayor Johann Kreuzer (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 38.23 km2 (14.76 sq mi)
Elevation 932 m (3,058 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 854
 • Density 22/km2 (58/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 8762
Area codes 0 35 71
Vehicle registration JU
Website www.oberzeiring.at

Oberzeiring is a municipality in the district of Murtal in Styria, Austria.

Tauern Wind Park[edit]

The Tauern Wind Park near Oberzeiring was the highest wind farm in the world at 1900m elevation when it began operating in 2002.[2] The Wind Park consists of 13 Vestas V66-1.75MW wind turbines,[2][3] and provides guided tours.[4]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistik Austria - Bevölkerung zu Jahres- und Quartalsanfang, 2013-01-01.
  2. ^ a b Winkelmeier, Hans; Geistlinger, Bernhard (November 2004). "Alpine Wind Harvest Report No. A/I-2/3.1./5, Work Package 03: Technological Aspects" (PDF). Friedburg. pp. 7–9. Retrieved 2008-11-23.  [dead link]
  3. ^ "Tauernwindpark Oberzeiring: Europe's highest situated Wind Park". Retrieved 2008-11-23. 
  4. ^ "Tourist attraction - Adventure wind farm in the alps". Retrieved 2008-11-23.