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Somebody Stop This Madness! – Scottish Wind ‘Farms’ Paid £900,000 to Switch Turbines Off

Story courtesy of The Herald (Scotland) Last updated 2 May 2011 – 10:30 am Six wind farms were given six-figure payments to switch off their turbines because the Scottish grid network could not absorb all the energy being produced, it has … Continue reading

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Wind turbines would need to cover Wales to supply a sixth of country’s energy needs

  By Richard Gray 2:39PM GMT 22 Nov 2008 Source: Telegraph ‘An area the size of Wales would need to be covered in wind turbines to meet just a sixth of the nation’s daily energy needs, according to a new study … Continue reading

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‘Era of constant electricity at home is ending, says power chief.’

Headline quote (above) from The Daily Telegraph, 2nd March 2011 (paper version only). The article discussed Steve Holliday, National Grid’s chief executive, who was speaking on the Today program (BBC Radio 4) on 1st March 2011. “Families will have to … Continue reading

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Why the £250bn wind power industry could be the greatest scam of our age

Why the £250bn wind power industry could be the greatest scam of our age – and here are the three ‘lies’ that prove it By CHRISTOPHER BOOKER Read full article here * * * (emphasis added) Take, for example, the 350ft monstrosity … Continue reading

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Prince Charles Expresses His Views on an Inconveniently Informed Public

In this video clip we see Prince Charles being wheeled out at the (don’t laugh) ‘Low Carbon Prosperity Summit‘ which took place of the 9th of this month, presumably to try and help prop up the now collapsing AGW ‘consensus’ and … Continue reading

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Daily Mail Article on the Cost of Wind Farms

We still don’t know when wind power will break even, admits energy minister Link to Article * (Emphasis added) Ministers still do not know when wind power will pay for itself, the Government admitted tonight. Energy Minister Charles Hendry told … Continue reading

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