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"The trouble with wind farms is that they have a very large spatial footprint for a piddling little bit of electricity. You would need 8oo turbines to produce the output of a coal-fired power station."
Sir Martin Holgate, Chief Scientist at the Department of the Environment of the British Government - October 2004
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Originally posted on fenbeagleblog:
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We hear that after three years Streetwood Wind Farm in South Norfolk has finally been refused. See the details here. What has not been addressed is the cost and stress to the Community and how that should be recompensed. We hear … Continue reading
Whilst we disassociate ourselves from Stuart Brooks comments which follow a line much disproved now. It is an old policy of JMT and has not been updated with current understanding. However JMT covers a broad church, many of whom are … Continue reading
“THE Dales Gateway Group, which opposed the construction of three 132-metre high turbines at Killington Lake, has been awarded costs of £9,542 after developers Bank Renewables “suddenly and unexpectedly” withdrew its planning application before a public inquiry was to be … Continue reading
Well we have discussed this previously but I doubt that the councillors will learn from the mistakes. Turbines in schools are not safe!
The Myth of Carbon Pollution On October 15, 2014, Dr. William Happer, Chairman of the George C. Marshall Institute, will discuss “The Myth of Carbon Pollution.” “Carbon pollution” is a propaganda slogan for the campaign against carbon dioxide (CO2). It … Continue reading
Originally posted on Quixotes Last Stand:
Edgar County Watchdog — October 14, 2014 BROWN CO., WI. (ECWd) – Tonight, October 14, 2014, the Brown County Board of Health voted to declare the Shirley Wind [Farm] a Human Health Hazard. The…
A view of Scotland’s Renewable Energy ambitions by Prof Paul Younger FREngg is interesting and worthy of consideration. Read the article through this link
Linda Holt, spokesperson for Scotland Against Spin,called the news that four offshore wind farms off the Scottish east coast had been consented today “another flight of fantasy from the Scottish Government” and said its offshore wind policy has been “a spectacular … Continue reading
Well that is what the Wind Industry and their champions at the DECC and the Scottish Government will say. There has been a great raft of peer reviewed studies of health issues which have to date been ignored. However as … Continue reading
Now get this right. I am not saying the Climate is not changing. It has been doing for millenia so it isn’t going to stand still now. What I do say is that there is a great deal of pseudo … Continue reading
Can I start by using a Quote from an Anonymous commentator. Now I don’t usually countenance anons but in this case I shall willingly make an exception. The DECC (Department of Energy and Climate Change – the name is even … Continue reading
I thought you might enjoy this. It conveniently forgets the Gas power station needed to provide the energy but they can be built near to the cities that need the power rather than despoiling our green and pleasant lands.
http://www.scottishparliament.tv/category.aspx?id=38 This video will provide you with periods of intense pleasure and intense pain. Rob Gibson sounds less SNP and more Marxist and his comments had little relevance. Murdo Fraser and his supporters suggested support for Communities sadly lacking from … Continue reading
The Royal Society, whose support for Climate Change and all that goes with itis legend, has published a paper that rather turns on it’s head the oft quoted mantra of the Industry and our Government that low frequency noise doesn’t … Continue reading