Angry British councillor likens wind turbines to ‘breeding rabbits’.

Quixotes Last Stand

Jordan Day — Ely News (UK) — January 3, 2014

Wind turbines have been likened to “breeding rabbits” by a councillor opposing plans in his constituency.

County and district Cllr Bill Hunt has spoken out over contentious proposals to build four wind turbines at Berry Fen – land which borders Aldreth and sits within a few miles of Haddenham and Sutton.

As previously reported, the firm behind the proposals is REG Windpower, which has numerous wind farms in the area, and the height of each turbine would be 130m if the scheme is approved.

But Cllr Hunt, who represents the Haddenham and Stretham wards, is urging planners at East Cambridgeshire District Council to refuse the application.

He said: “As a local man who was born and bred in Wilburton I love and cherish the big sky views we experience when looking over the fen landscape.

“I own an Anthony Day…

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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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