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Industrial Wind: How to Fight It in Your Hometown and Win! (Guest: John Droz)

February 7, 2022

Wind energy isn't all it's cracked up to be. These are the facts you need to stop industrial wind from scarring the landscape in your community.

Wind energy is touted as "clean", "environmentally friendly", and effective, when the opposite is true. Industrial wind turbines kill animals that are essential to agriculture, are inefficient as a power source, and can even have a direct effect on your health. These facts can be used to convince local councils to take a second look at proposed wind projects and draft siting regulations and rules that can stop wind projects from getting a foothold.

Learn more at: http://wiseenergy.org/winning-the-wind-war/

Article Tags
Climate Change Environment
Sub-topic
Energy: Wind
Author
Linnea Lueken is a Research Fellow with the Arthur B. Robinson Center on Climate and Environmental Policy.
llueken@heartland.org