Germans Fight Against the Wind Turbine Craze

Myth – Germany welcomes wind farms -“In the whole of Germany, some 500 citizens’ groups against wind power projects have already been formed, estimates Nicolai Ziegler, Chairman of “Power of Reason” and new ones are added daily, currently in Hesse and Bavaria.”

Quixotes Last Stand

(Thanks to the German site “Gegen Schiessanlage Wünsdorf” for this article.  Translated using Google Translator so my apologies if it’s not word-for-word accurate and hopefully it can be understood. Check out the last two paragraphs and file those under “Lies my German Wind Industry told us” — DQ)

Daniel Wetzel — Die Welt — March 27, 2014

The resistance against wind turbines is a mass movement.  A Germany-wide alliance is defending itself against the construction of new facilities – especially if they occur precisely in conservation areas.

The Werra-Meißner-Kreis in North Hesse is listed, according to the Federal Agency for Nature Conservation, as one of 30 hotspots of biodiversity in Germany.  Meanwhile there will turn here 15 wind turbines.  Soon it will be 50, in the Natural Park Kaufunger forest, right on Mother Hulda path.

In Rißnei Valley in North Rhine-Westphalia, wind turbines will be constructed in a “water protection zone II” for…

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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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