NSW Minister – Pru Goward – Joins Forces with Community Defenders to Kill Plans for Trustpower’s Rye Park Wind Farm Disaster

**** A week or so back we covered the antics of another foreign owned wind power outfit struggling to come to grips with the fact that Australian rural communities have had – as they say – ‘a gutful’ of the wind industry’s lies, treachery and deceit. And they’ve especially had enough of the bully-boy, stand-over […]

Irish Wind Farm Study Proves Turbine Noise Causes Disease

**** WIND FARMS DO MAKE YOU SICK Irish Daily Mail Leah McDonald 16 October 2015 Irish scientists link them to cancer, stroke and heart attacks – wind turbines ‘too near family homes’ WIND farms can contribute to people getting diseases such as cancer and heart attacks, two leading Irish health experts have warned. They say that noises emitting from turbines lead to […]

US Wind Power Outfits’ Shares Plummet – Hundreds of ‘Green’ Jobs Axed

**** Remember all those stories about the wind industry providing millions of groovy, well-paid ‘green’ jobs – as secure as Fort Knox? No? Sure, you’ll hear mention of loads of promised wind industry jobs – in fictional retellings from wind industry spruikers – as they wail about dreaded ‘uncertainty’ – causing bankers to baulk and […]

European Wind Power Outfits Reduced to ‘Subsidy Beggars’

At the risk of sounding like a broken record, we’ve said it before, and we’ll keep saying it – the wind industry exists – and ONLY exists – for one single purpose: to wallow in a massive subsidy stream that – in order to keep this monstrous Ponzi scheme alive – will need to outlast […]

US Wind Power Outfits Curse ‘El Niño’ for Massive & Mounting Losses

**** STT has likened it to the great corporate Ponzi schemes, pointing out, just once or twice, that the wind industry is little more than the most recent and elaborate effort to fleece gullible investors, in a list that dates back to “corporate investment classics”, like the South-Sea Bubble and Dutch tulip mania. In the […]

Banks Baulk at Lending to Wind Power Outfits as Brits Slash Subsidies & Communities Fight Back

**** Our British counter-parts are on a roll. Since David Cameron’s thumping election win, wind power outfits in the UK have been copping a belting on all fronts. And the same is true across the ditch in the Emerald Isle. Furious communities from Armagh to Kerry; and John O’Groats to Cornwall are gathering strength and […]

US Wind Industry Wilts as Wind Welfare Gets Slashed

The wind industry exists – and ONLY exists – for one single purpose: to wallow in a massive subsidy stream that – in order to keep this monstrous Ponzi scheme alive – will need to outlast religion. In Australia, the – already overflowing – wind power subsidy trough is designed to be refilled with $3 […]

Wind Power Ponzi Scheme Running Out of Puff

*** Who would have thought, hey? That a wholly weather dependent power generation ‘system’, actually depended upon …. the weather? In the mother of all ironies, wind power outfits in the US – well, everywhere, really – are cursing the Wind Gods, as their puffed up promised profits plummet; and investors fume. The wind industry […]

Wind Industry Still Wailing About ‘Uncertainty’ as Australian Retailers Continue to Reject Wind Power ‘Deals’

[Could it be something about the ‘product’, maybe?] Back in February this year, STT covered the unassailable fact that Australia’s Large-Scale Renewable Energy Target (LRET) – then set at a colossal 41,000 GWh – was completely unsustainable on every level – economic, political and social: LRET “Stealth Tax” to Cost Australian Power Punters $30 BILLION […]

The Wind Industry: Grinding to an Early Halt

*** Among the grab bag of lies pedalled by wind power outfits, and especially fan makers, is that these things will run on the smell of an oily rag, without the need of so much as a shifting spanner, for more than 25 years. The pitch is made to beguile the gullible (read, ‘planning authorities’, […]