Posts Tagged ‘oppose’

Rhode Island residents oppose wind farm

Even as Rhode Island makes history as the first US state with an offshore wind farm, its people are not so fond of wind turbines sprouting up on land near where they live. Dreams of a wind-powered nation sparked by the pioneering Atlantic Ocean project are running aground back on shore, where conventional battles over […]

Tory MPs more likely to oppose windfarms than British public poll

Conservatives opposition undermining projects and investment in renewables, say wind energy companies Conservative MPs are much more likely to oppose onshore wind farms than the national average of the public, a new poll has found.About four out of five Tory MPs are likely to oppose onshore wind farms in their constituency, according to the poll […]

Wind backers oppose NH moratorium; vote Wednesday

Advocates for wind energy say a new report shows the renewable power source is good for the environment and the electricity grid. View full post on Wind Power News

Irresponsible Physicians Oppose Nuclear Energy

The Columbia Generating Station’s nuclear power plant in Richland, Washington that, together with hydroelectric power, gives Washington State the lowest carbon, cleanest energy footprint in America, delivered with the lowest cost per kWhr of any state. View full post on Wind Power News

New England anti-wind farm groups oppose development

The letter, addressed “Communities to Governors and Premiers” at the 37th annual Conference of New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers in La Malbaie, Quebec, on Sunday and Monday, is signed by hundreds of “victims” of wind power projects and groups opposing them. View full post on Wind Power News

Conservative plans to oppose wind power – memo

Strategy document calls for a national PR campaign aimed at causing ‘subversion … so that it effectively because so bad that no one wants to admit in public they are for it’ View full post on Environment: Wind power | guardian.co.uk