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Winds of Change Pt. 1 — Green Energy backlash

CKWS tv — March 26, 2013 GREEN ENERGY PROJECTS ARE TAKING ROOT ACROSS OUR REGION.  BUT THEY DON’T COME WITHOUT CONTROVERSY.  UNHAPPY RESIDENTS IN SEVERAL AREAS ARE OPPOSING WIND TURBINES, YET MANY PROJECTS ARE GOING AHEAD ANYWAY. IN THE FIRST OF HER TWO PART SERIES, “WINDS OF CHANGE”, NEWSWATCH’S HEATHER BUTTS HAS EXPERTS WEIGH-IN ON TURBINE BACKLASH. Click here to […]

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Scotland — The winds of change are blowing. So what next?

Ben Acheson — Think Scotland BACK IN 2004, there were 12 operational wind farms in the UK and average annual energy bills were £522. Today, 355 operational wind farms dot our countryside and we pay around £1,252 for energy each year. As wind farms have multiplied, energy bills have more than doubled. Over 5.5 million […]

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