Wind Farm Victims Vindicated: WHO Declares Turbine Noise ‘Serious Health Hazard’

The World Health Organization’s declaration that wind turbine noise is a serious health hazard, is a liability bombshell for developers and governments, alike. No longer can wind power outfits and those that make a living running propaganda for them claim that ‘there’s nothing to see here, move on.’ The wind industry’s victims – mocked and […]

Subsidised Wind & Solar Driving Australian Power Prices Through the Roof

Power prices matter: and they matter most to society’s poorest and most vulnerable. In less than a dozen years, Australia went from enjoying the cheapest power in the world, to suffering the world’s most expensive. In the last three years power prices have risen at double-digit rates: 20 to 24% last year and 13 to […]

STT Champions in Coalition Ranks – Craig Kelly & Keith Pitt – Turn on $46 Billion LRET Debacle

 **** A week or so back, Tony Abbott’s Coalition struck a deal with Labor involving a $46 billion electricity tax aimed at salvaging what’s left of Australia’s wind industry (see our post here). The ‘deal’ – which has passed the House of Reps – and is on its way to the Senate – is seen […]

Max Rheese: the time for Health Research on fan impacts is NOW

Australia: National Health & Medical Research Council says more studies on wind turbine noise is needed Max Rheese 2 April 2014 The National Health & Medical Research Council has finally published its long awaited Draft Information Paper: Evidence on Wind Farms and Human Health on which the CEO, Professor Warwick Anderson is seeking public comment. […]

After a party that was bigger than the end of WWII – STT says: “hats off, Tony”

The “unelectable” Tony Abbott has just been elected – picking up some 18 seats – to end up with a thumping 32 seat majority in the House of Representatives. When we say “thumping” we’re not just talking about the almighty hangovers suffered by the STT crew this morning. Among the 90 seats that the Coalition […]

Almost forgot what a debacle the Green-Labor alliance was …

********** Only a few more sleeps till we bid farewell to the most incompetent Federal Government Australia ever had. Proving that soufflé never rises twice. The Prime Muppet is watching his temporary grip on power fading fast. All recorded in an endless stream of “selfies” on twitter. He wears narcissism like a badge of honour. […]

Wind power fraud “Voortrekker”: Niall Ferguson called it years ago

There were some amongst us who – right from the outset – recognised wind power as the greatest economic and environmental fraud of all time.  In Afrikaans they would be called the “Voortrekkers” – those that got out in front early and stayed there. The followers of the Voortrekkers  – include people like Australia’s Dick […]