Banks Refuse to Lend for Properties Neighbouring Wind Farms

**** Wherever giant fans have gone up – or are threatened to go up – neighbouring homeowners are finding that the value of their properties is being slashed in half – if they can find a willing buyer at all. Scottish real estate agents trying to sell homes situated anywhere near giant fans are finding […]

How to Steal Someone’s Home – with Government help

A few posts back we looked at how Scottish wind weasels are all set for another round of Highland Clearances – effectively stealing Scots’ homes before their very eyes.  Well, it seems weasels south of the Scottish border are all set to do the same. Here’s the Exeter Express and Echo providing a template on […]

Giant Fans: the new Scottish “Croft Clearers”

**** In the Scottish Highlands and Islands “Crofting” was a common method of land use and tenure that was modeled along feudal lines; and was still common well into the 19th century.  Crofting continues, on a much smaller scale – the crofters these days usually need to earn cash incomes off farm to sustain them. […]