Posts Tagged ‘protest’

Dutch fishermen to sail fleet into Amsterdam in wind turbine protest

Workers say they are taking action in response to vast amount of windfarms being constructed in their waters The Netherlands may be the land of the windmill, but fishermen are planning a major protest on Saturday against the Dutch government’s latest wind turbine construction in the North Sea, with an armada of fishing boats sailing […]

Union members protest hiring out-of-state workers for wind farm

New York State Laborers Organizing Fund members hold a rally outside of an American Wind Energy Association investor conference at the Roosevelt Hotel in Midtown, Manhattan. An upstate wind energy project has ruffled some feathers with a union that says the company's not paying workers a fair wage. View full post on Wind Power News

David Leyonhjelm swears at satirical protest group outside windfarm inquiry

Crossbench senator blows hot air at pair in medieval outfits protesting backwards attitudes on renewable energy Crossbench senator David Leyonhjelm has had a run-in with performers from a satirical group called the Flat Earth Institute outside a Melbourne hearing of a Senate inquiry into windfarms. Leyonhjelm told the performers, who were dressed in medieval outfits […]

ISU students plan to protest coal plant

A group of Iowa State University students are planning to promote clean energy use on campus. View full post on Wind Power News