The public reaction to new power lines could kill renewable energy: they must be buried
Date Written: 31/05/2011
Year Published: 2011
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX12668
Anti-wind campaigners are highly selective. The Campaign for the Protection of Rural Wales, obsessed by wind farms, says nothing about the opencast coal mines ripping south Wales apart. Nor do you hear a word about the destruction of the ecosystems of upland Wales (and England and Scotland) by sheep grazing. These champions of the countryside want to save it from only one threat.