Political Storm Erupts: Hostile Germans Turn on Ugly, Costly & Ineffective Wind Power

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Held up as the wind cult’s poster girl, Germany went hard and fast, spearing tens of thousands of these things all over its, once cherished and pristine, landscape. The cost of its maniacal rush into massively subsidised wind and solar to German businesses and households has been astronomical and, in the mother of all ironies, […]

Merry Christmas to Stop These Things’ Followers & Happy Fourth Birthday to STT

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Merry Christmas and Season’s Greetings to all of our dedicated band of followers, all around the World. And it’s Happy Birthday to STT: Boxing Day 2016 marks 4 years of giving the beleaguered wind industry and its dwindling band of parasites and spruikers hell. We’ve clocked over 1,710,000 views and given our loyal readers 1,530 […]

Irish Fury Mounts: Protesters Mob Dáil Éireann Demanding an End to Pointless, Subsidised Wind Power

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Easter uprising, Dublin, April 2014. *** Over the millennia, the Irish have suffered their fair share of merciless oppression. But, whatever the agent of their misery, their antagonists are guaranteed of one thing: the Irish fight. And so it is with the wind industry, as it brazenly attempts to carpet every last inch of the […]

Great Scott: New Republican Governor Blown to Power Promising to Kill Subsidised Wind Power in Vermont

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*** Vermont is one of America’s key battlegrounds in the fight to preserve peace and prosperity in the USA. Donald Trump comfortably rode to presidential victory, thanks to a “basket of deplorables”. In Vermont, Republican Phil Scott strode into the Governor’s office thanks to his pledge to crush subsidised wind power before it crushes Vermont. […]

Spanish Wind Developer’s Attempt to Bribe Vermont Voters Generates Local Outrage

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A few posts back we covered the story of how a Spanish wind power outfit is attempting to bribe its way into Vermonter’s hearts and minds, with fat piles of the cash it filches from taxpayers as subsidies. STT clearly underestimated the locals’ sense of outrage: here are another couple of pieces on the efforts […]

Wind Power: Economically, Socially & Environmentally Unsustainable

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Craig Rucker is executive director of the Committee for a Constructive Tomorrow. In this brilliant and succinct piece of analysis, Craig lays out precisely why these things do not work, on any level: economic, social or environmental. Wind Power: Our Least Sustainable Resource? Master Resource Craig Rucker 25 October 2016 A single 1.7 MW wind turbine, […]

Wind Power Outfits Reduced to Bribing Vermont Locals to Win Support

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*** Hated wherever it plies its filthy, subsidy-soaked trade, the wind industry is renowned world-wide for ‘greasing’ political palms, in order to garner the influence needed to obtain dodgy, rubber-stamped planning applications and to maintain massive subsidy streams until kingdom come. With rural communities alive to the greatest economic and environmental fraud of all time […]