Power to the People!

In a recent communication from Eric Pickles. he has once again brought the sense of reason to Local Government. Below are extracts from his letter to a coalition MP’s From: Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP Secretary of State for Communities & Local Government 6 July 2010 Dear Colleague, Abolition of Regional Planning “I am today [...]

Does money grow in wind farms?

Wind turbines are a poor way to harness energy – but a very good way to generate public subsidies, says Andrew Gilligan. By Andrew Gilligan Published: 7:00AM BST 13 Jun 2010 of the Daily Telegraph, see original post here: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/7823681/Does-money-grow-in-wind-farms.html A general view of Europe’s biggest onshore wind farm, Whitelee Windfarm operated by ScottishPower Renewbles [...]