The Cruel Hypocrisy: West Drops Wind Power as it Forces ‘Fake Electricity’ on the World’s Poor

South Africans take note! And all other ‘developing’ nations for that matter – whatever that might actually mean. Wind turbines have proved a complete failure in Europe, USA, Canada and Australia, so don’t let the wind industry sell you the same shite!

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Eiffel Tower Night Run on ‘real’ electricity: the City of Light,
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After the Paris Climate Jamboree, the wind industry, its parasites and spruikers are licking their chops at the prospect of having the rich world fund the construction of millions of these things in the dark corners of the Planet. Sensible first world economies have tumbled (albeit, belatedly) to the fact the wind power is patent nonsense.

Paris, aka ‘The City of Light’ has been lit up by nuclear power for over 50 years, and that’s not about to change any time soon.

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Britain has seen the light and has scrapped subsidies to wind power, with the number of threatened wind farms going from a roar to a whimper:

UK Wind Industry Collapses as David Cameron Slashes Subsidies for Wind Power

The Spanish were beguiled for a while by the wind industry’s promises of millions…

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About Neil van Dokkum

Neil van Dokkum (B. SocSc; LLB; LLM; PGC Con.Lit) Neil is a law lecturer and has been so since arriving in Ireland from South Africa in 2002. Prior to that Neil worked in a leading firm of solicitors from 1987-1992, before being admitted as an Advocate of the Supreme Court of South Africa (a barrister) in 1992. He published three books in South Africa on employment law and unfair dismissal, as well as being published in numerous national and international peer-reviewed journals. Neil currently specialises in employment law, medical negligence law, family law and child protection law. He dabbles in EU law (procurement and energy). Neil retired from practice in 2002 to take up a full-time lecturing post. He has published three books since then, “Nursing Law for Irish Students (2005); “Evidence” (2007); and “Nursing Law for Students in Ireland” (2011). He is an accredited and practising mediator and is busy writing a book, with Dr Sinead Conneely, on Mediation in Ireland. His current interest is Ireland’s energy policy and its impact on the people and the environment. He is also researching the area of disability as a politico-economic construct. Neil is very happily married to Fiona, and they have two sons, Rory and Ian.
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One Response to The Cruel Hypocrisy: West Drops Wind Power as it Forces ‘Fake Electricity’ on the World’s Poor

  1. Pat Swords says:

    People should not, particular when they hear the words ‘community energy scheme’, forget the famous one liner from Joe Kennedy: “When the shoe shine boy starts talking stocks and shares…”. In essence, don’t get involved in Ponzi schemes, even if they are state sponsored (or should that be; particularly when they are state sponsored):

    If you want proof, start digging into the recent cases below, such as against Spain and the Czech Republic, they share a common theme related to International legal cases when the subsidies get pulled, as there is no longer money in the kitty and the political mood has changed:

    http://www.energycharter.org/what-we-do/dispute-settlement/all-investment-dispute-settlement-cases/

    Caveat emptor

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