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Wind V. Coal
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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
Death by a Thousand Turbines
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Einstein on Consensus in ScienceAs Einstein once said,"It does not take a hundred scientists to prove me right ( consensus ?). It only takes one to prove me wrong"
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Allt Duine wind farm 30/07/2015 10:30 Refusal due to unacceptable impact on the Cairngorms National Park and wild land. Ministers have refused consent for the proposed 31-turbine wind farm at Allt Duine near Kincraig. Deputy First Minister John Swinney concluded … Continue reading
Great Heck, Heck No We Won’t Blow. we are just a local group. Comment Hi, I’ve made a petition – will you sign it? Click this link to sign the petition: https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/104702/sponsors/91J0QGeReURkw76PQlFd My petition: Stop stand alone wind turbines taking … Continue reading
Planning bids for renewable energy projects drop 80%
Request for Action Click above to download a PDF for an understanding of the issue of water contamination by wind farms
The Levy Exemption Certificate The Climate bonus that we all missed. Until the Chancellor cancelled it we never realised that it added so much to the value of wind farms. We all know about ROCs but LECs were a closed … Continue reading
The Glen Affric area has received a reprieve after the WPD’s Beinn Mhor Wind Farm was refused on appeal. The developers and landowner have proved very aggressive on this application dividing the community in a totally unacceptable way. When the … Continue reading
Originally posted on NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT:
By Paul Homewood?? ? http://www.clickgreen.org.uk/news/national-news/126251-renewable-energy-sector-reacts-with-fury-budget-plans-to-axe-levy-support.html ? It seems the greenies are all up in arms that the Chancellor has removed the exemption from the Climate Change Levy for renewable energy…
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Many may know the story of Samsung’s Mega Turbine at Methil. At 200ft and rated at a Capacity of 7MW it was supposedly a test rig for offshore deployment. Why go to the other end of the world for a … Continue reading
From the start of this research things haven’t gone smoothly. The Industry and the Scottish Government seemed intent to have limited representation of those impacted by wind farms. Only very forceful exchanges enabled such representation. What actually came through though … Continue reading