Germans Losing €Millions on Community Wind Farm ‘Investments’

Anyone that’s looking to make a small fortune, need only hand a very large one to a community wind farm operator: More Wind Power Outfits Go Bust: “Farmer-Investors” Lose their Shirts in the US Community Wind Farm Investors Losing their Shirts Part of their pitch (some might call it laying bait for the more gullible […]

Wind Power ‘Investors’ Cut & Run from Australia as Ponzi Scheme Implodes

*** 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 […]

Community Wind Farm Investors Losing their Shirts

**** As the wind industry Ponzi scheme unravels around the globe, it’s so-called “community wind farms” that are taking a pounding. In the US, a bunch of farmers got fleeced for $millions as a wind power outfit running two small wind farms went belly up on the prairie (see our post here). STT has also […]

The Wind Industry: You Know It’s a ‘Ponzi’ Scheme When its Targets Include Schools & Councils

**** STT has pointed out just a few times that the wind industry is little more than the most recent and elaborate Ponzi scheme in a list that dates back to “corporate investment classics”, like the South-Sea Bubble and Dutch tulip mania. In the wind industry, the scam is all about pitching bogus projected returns […]

What “Community” Wind Farms are really like

As STT readers know all too well – the wind weasel is low.  But the lowest of the low are those kings of smarm that promote and run so called “Community” wind farms. Here’s the tragic tale of a “Community” wind farm at Fairhaven, Massachusetts in the US – as told by the victims. We […]

Victim: Marie Frost

STT would like you to meet Marie Frost who lives just over 500 meters away from the Hepburn Community Wind Farm at Leonard’s Hill, Victoria. Marie is troubled by the audible noise that the turbines produce, particularly when the wind is blowing from the North-East. In this video, Marie offers a heart-felt warning to all […]

Fighting at the grass roots – check out these two websites

Heartland Farmers is a collective of more than 200 farmers in the Central Yorke Peninsula of South Australia. The proposed Ceres project will cause considerable and permanent disruption to broadacre cropping in the area ear-marked for turbine development.  To the words clean, green and safe – add community. That’s the new spin for the next breed […]