Archive | November 25, 2012

Holyrood wind farm inquiry an ‘unbelievable whitewash’

Simon Johnson — Scottish Political Editor — The Telegraph — November 24, 2012 A Holyrood inquiry into Alex Salmond’s wind energy targets has been dismissed as an “unbelievable whitewash” after it refused to accept the rapid spread of turbines is damaging the countryside. The SNP-dominated economy, energy and tourism committee instead blamed local councils for […]

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‘Twas the Night Before Christmas’ — (Wind turbine edition)

By Wayne McGrath ‘Twas the night before Christmas, the wind was still up The turbine was turning, and everyone ducked. The ear plugs were in and the stereo on high In hopes that the turbine would just simply die. The children were protected wearing helmets to bed While visions of high blood pressure danced in […]

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