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Offshore wind farm, Solway Firth

Monday 17th April 2017, 4.40pm (day 2,062)

Can’t say I see a great deal to disapprove of with wind farms, and certainly not offshore ones. Picture taken from the Cumbrian coast line, not far out of Workington and heading for Carlisle: one of the most scenic railways, not just in Britain but the world — I do not exaggerate — and for the first time today, I managed to do the whole of it, from Lancaster round to Carlisle. 37 more words

Daily Post

“Wind Turbines: Unsafe at any distance”


Last December, one of the turbines at the Stoney Corners wind facility burst into flames and was completely destroyed. Black smoke darkened the sky and heavy winds spread ash and burning particles on fields and properties nearby. 331 more words


“I can’t enjoy outside anymore”

Friends Against Wind

Investigations of possible infrasonic acoustic oscillations on properties were requested in 2015 by neighbors living in El Paso County, Colorado, in the vicinity of the newly constructed Golden West Wind Facility. 41 more words


The Hulking Giants

East of Polegate,
as the cars fly by,
stand the three farmers
arcing their scythes:
Each a proud labourer
sweeping the field,
with clean cut blades… 22 more words


Kirsty Gunn: Wild? I’m livid about the relentless march of wind turbines

The Scotsman

Kirsty Gunn: I’m livid about the relentless march of wind turbines

Despairing over what’s become of large swathes of the rural Scottish landscape has brought me a lot of friends. 1,053 more words