Wind Power: ‘Shredding Birds and Mincing Logic’

Excellent summary of the insane, costly and environmentally destructive wind-farm scam.
What a disastrous joke.


eagle 1 Eco-fascist ‘logic’ slices to the bone.


Shredding Birds and Mincing Logic
Quadrant Online
Peter O’Brien
1 July 2015

That wind farms are ugly is the least of the problems their heavily subsidised, rent-seeking promoters are inflicting on the rest of us. Quite apart from their damage to avian populations, the very process of manufacturing them generates a vast tonnage of toxic waste.

Recently, Tony Abbott caused a stir with his entirely rational and reasonable observation that wind turbines are ugly — an opinion that further disturbed Fairfax opinion-page fixture Elizabeth Farelly, who countered that she likes ‘their whiteness and grandeur, and how they catch the morning light like so many celestial beings beamed across the landscape’.  The obvious response, once one has recovered from exposure to such fly-blown prose, is that, while beauty will always be in the eye of the beholder, the bottom-line cost of extracting volts from…

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2 Comments on “Wind Power: ‘Shredding Birds and Mincing Logic’”

  1. “Death to the birds! it’s the price we must pay,
    Without totem poles where do we pray?
    Wind turbines their beauty, we have to admire,
    As their blades keep on turning, as their motors catch fire!…”

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