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 […]

Stamp out STT – it’s spreading like …

You know you’re winning when the other guys start recycling lines they used years ago. Victorian Greens leader Greg Barber (left) has just issued a press release saying there is no such thing as wind turbine syndrome. Barber says it’s actually “Simon Ramsay syndrome” that is causing all the stress and anxiety. Ramsay (right) is […]