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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 […]

Harvington Gets a Makeover for 2011

The historic Vale of Evesham Village of Harvington in rural Worcestershire is due to get a completely new landscape if Spanish owned Scottish Power Renewables have their way. Scottish Power Renewables the wholly owned subsidiary of Spanish Utilities company Iberdrola the same company that two years ago purchased the turbine manufacturer Gamesa in order to […]

Walk off the Christmas Pud! – Join the VVASP Family Walk; Saturday 3rd January

Many of you asked at the recent drop-in sessions “How can I help” – in practice there are lots of ways, we need specialist researchers, we need people to spread the word, and sometimes we just need people to help out, in this case we need some funds to be able to maintain the campaign. […]

Ice shards rain down from turbine

Original Story: BBC NEWS | England | Cambridgeshire | Ice shards rain down from turbine A giant wind turbine near Peterborough has been switched off after its frozen blades threw off shards of ice – many crashing into nearby homes. The Cornwall Light and Power 80m (262ft) turbine was put up in August, near an […]

V V A S P Organises Drop In Information Sessions

V V A S P the pro-renewable energy group has organised three drop in information sessions so that Vale residents can get additional information about the proposed windfarm. With ScottishPower Renewables reported in the Evesham Observer this week that they expect to be submitting a planning application early next year, this is an opportunity not […]

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