Posts Tagged ‘Wage’

Migrants building £2.6bn windfarm paid fraction of minimum wage

Workers on Beatrice project in Scotland have included irregular migrants on under £5 an hour Workers hired to build the flagship £2.6bn Beatrice offshore windfarm in Scotland have included migrants without proper immigration documents paid a fraction of the UK minimum wage, the Guardian can reveal. Offshore windfarming is one of the UK’s biggest growth […]

Eco-Activists Wage War on Texas Wind Energy

Eco-activists have a new enemy, and it’s called , the ‘wind.’ Environmentalists in Texas contend that wind farms in the sweeping plains of West Texas have become death traps for bats. View full post on Wind Power News