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  • Wind farms will be a monument to an age when our leaders collectively went off their heads

    07/14/2009 7:17:21 AM PDT · by thinking · 40 replies · 1,186+ views
    Mail on Line ^ | 14 July 2009 | Christopher Booker
    Let us be clear: Britain is facing an unprecedented crisis. Before long, we will lose 40 per cent of our generating capacity. And unless we come up quickly with an alternative, the lights WILL go out. Not before time, the Confederation of British Industry yesterday waded in, warning the Government it must abandon its crazy fixation with wind turbines as a way of plugging this forthcoming shortfall and instead urgently focus on far more efficient ways to meet the threat of a permanent, nationwide black-out. There are a few contenders for the title of the maddest thing that has happened...