The Wind is ‘Free’ Myth – Totally Busted: the True & Staggering Cost of Wind PowerPosted: November 13, 2015
Like the old sailors say, “The wind is free, but everything else costs money” – lots and lots of money!
Wind worshippers continue to make wild claims about wind power already being “free” – and, apparently, getting cheaper all the time.
Although, it appears that selling a product with no commercial value (apart from the massive subsidies it attracts) is getting tougher all the time. Even the merest mention of a cut to subsidies has the wind industry’s parasites quaking in their boots.
Now – in a ‘hey, quick, look over there!’ kind of move – the wind industry’s spruikers have taken to making claims about the costs of wind power, that would make Pinocchio blush.
Wind: Still Two Or Three Times The Cost Of Conventional Energy, Whatever The Greenies Claim
19 October 2015
That was the headline in the Independent this time last week. I’m not suggesting for a moment that you’re an Independent reader but suppose for a moment you were: what do you…
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