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Damage to Quality of Life and the Rural Environment

“The U.K. government's thesis that the countryside of  Britain is 'worth sacrificing to save the planet' is an insult to science, economics and politics. But the greatest insult is to aesthetics. The trouble is that aesthetics has no way of answering back”.

Simon Jenkins, The Times

Read more about the adverse impact :-

Recreational amenity

Wildlife habitat

Bats killed by turbines

Birds killed by turbines

Horse riding curtailed

Public Safety

All these losses

With no new permanent jobs created.

The wind turbines are extra. Ferrybridge, Eggborough and Drax will still be needed. Together they produce 8000 times the power of a wind turbine.