The Bangui Windmill …. must see when you are in Ilocos Norte.
The Northwind Bangui Bay Project is located at the municipality of Bangui, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Located at the north-west tip of Luzon island, the windmills face the sea from where the wind blows towards the land. Its location along the shore is optimal in removing windbreaks and has a terrain roughness of 0. The site is free of any trees and vegetation, and stretches approximately 9 kilometres (5.6 mi) long and 100 metres (330 ft) wide. The area is undeveloped and uninhabited making it ideal as a site and poses no threat to the environment.
Apart from being a significant energy source, the Bangui Wind Farm is also among Ilocos Norte’s prominent tourist attractions. A great number of tourists from all over the Philippines and other countries visit this destination to take a peek of these notable man-made mechanical structures. Everyone can wander upon this beautiful place, take photos, and breathe-in such magnificent sight.