Community Defenders Down MET Mast in Donegal, Ireland

**** There aren’t many guarantees in life – death and taxes spring to mind: to which can be added open community hostility to giant fans. Wherever wind farms have appeared – or have been threatened – big numbers of locals take a set against the monsters being speared into their previously peaceful – and often […]

MET Mast Mayhem: Scots Use Guerrilla Tactics to Stop These Things

**** The MET masts used by hopeful wind power outfits to gauge wind speeds are the vanguard for every wind farm disaster: no MET mast data, no wind farm. As soon as they go up, the locals circle their wagons, marshal their forces and declare war on the proponent. No surprises there. With the wind […]