Tony says windfarms are for the chop

From the Evesham Journal, 11:01am Thursday 23rd April 2009 See the original post here A KARATE instructor is using his skills in self defence to defend the environment. Tony Johnson of Church Lench organised a ‘breakathon’ on Tuesday in which he broke breezeblocks, tiles and bricks with his bare hands in order to raise money [...]

Pro-Wind Campaigners Break Law for Fourth Time

Police investigate thefts and criminal damage tied to the actions of  pro-wind campaigners. For the fourth time in nearly as few weeks, pro-wind campaigners have broken the law, and caused considerable harm and distress to the residents of the Vale. Early in the hours of Saturday 25th April, they struck again,  for a second time [...]

Scoping Report Available

ScottishPower Renewables (SPR)  has just made publicly available its Scoping Report for the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) that it has to carry out as part of its planning application for the Lenchwick Windfarm aka Industrial Wind Power Plant. VVASP has been in receipt of the scoping report for a short while and has submitted a [...]

Third Public Enquiry Dismisses Planning Application over concerns about NOISE

  Shipdham windfarm fight goes on 11 March 2009 To download the Appeal Inspectors Decision; click here Decision   An energy firm has vowed to continue its seven-year battle to create a windfarm in mid Norfolk, despite having its latest appeal thrown out by a government inspector. Ecotricity wants to build two 100m turbines on [...]

Aliens probably not to blame for mangled turbine

  News update : From Times Online; January 8, 2009 An investigation was under way today into how a 65ft blade was mysteriously torn off a wind turbine amid reports of “strange lights” in the sky. The 300ft turbine at Conisholme in Lincolnshire was left wrecked after the incident. The Sun quoted residents speculating that [...]