Spanish Wind Developer’s Attempt to Bribe Vermont Voters Generates Local Outrage

A few posts back we covered the story of how a Spanish wind power outfit is attempting to bribe its way into Vermonter’s hearts and minds, with fat piles of the cash it filches from taxpayers as subsidies. STT clearly underestimated the locals’ sense of outrage: here are another couple of pieces on the efforts […]

Wind Power Outfits Reduced to Bribing Vermont Locals to Win Support

*** Hated wherever it plies its filthy, subsidy-soaked trade, the wind industry is renowned world-wide for ‘greasing’ political palms, in order to garner the influence needed to obtain dodgy, rubber-stamped planning applications and to maintain massive subsidy streams until kingdom come. With rural communities alive to the greatest economic and environmental fraud of all time […]

The Foul Stench in Falmouth: Wind Industry Corruption Runs Riot

As it goes in Falmouth, the wind industry goes everywhere: lying, bullying, bribery and good old fashioned fraud is the order of the day. Local boy, Frank Haggerty digs the dirt where the popular press fear to tread. Falmouth wind turbines corruption blows out of control Wind Action Frank Haggerty 1 May 2016 The Falmouth […]

How Wind Power Outfits ‘Grease’ Their Way to Planning Approvals

Every politician has a price, and the wind industry has the uncanny ability of naming it and, when the need arises, stumping it up. Not necessarily in brown paper bags, though – so-called ‘political donations’ often do the ‘trick’. But there have been plenty of cases where outright bribery has been employed to put the […]

US Justice Dept Takes on Wind Power Outfits’ Bribery & Corruption

**** Lies, treachery and deceit are the hallmarks of the wind industry – fraud of all manner of descriptions is de rigueur for wind power outfits; and whether it’s bribery and fraud; vote rigging scandals; tax fraud; investor fraud or REC fraud – crooks and corruption rule. These boys are the grand masters of fleecing […]

UK Wind Industry Turns to Bribery as it Fails to “Win Brit’s Hearts & Minds”

**** Ministers accused of trying to ‘buy off’ local discontent on wind farms Western Morning News Phil Goodwin 12 October 2014 Landscape campaigners have described the latest Government moves to help communities obtain financial benefits from wind farms as a guide to bribery. The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has set out new […]