The Social Benefit Of CO2: $3.5 Trillion In Agricultural Productivity

Sorry if this is getting too much like a climate non change blog but the whole emphasis on wind has been around our needs to reduce Carbon and reduce the trace gas CO² in the environment. That wind, despite the millions of tons of CO² savings promised by the Renewable Environmental Statements for every wind farm, actually probably increases CO² production due to the destruction of peat bogs, the use of thousands of tons of concrete in the bases, the steel used in the towers, the fibreglass in the blades, the transport foot prints and, of course, the spinning reserve for when the wind doesn’t blow. All these, in plain sight to all that can see, are of course described as myths by the wind industry. A bit like their myths that the wind is free. So is coal and gas. It is it’s extraction and delivery that costs. Wind is clean. Tell that to Chinese neodymium producers. The fact is that CO² is not a poison but a staple of life. Read this article.


About Dougal Quixote

Slightly mad. Always believes a cup is half full so continues to tilt at Wind Turbines and the politicians that seem to believe it is their god given right to ruin Scotland for a pot of fool's gold.
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