Archive for February, 2011

Ever considered Failure?

Monday, February 28th, 2011
Ever considered Failure?

Reliability Considering the extreme environmental and mechanical pressures wind turbines must endure, their reliability is impressive. It is well above that of most conventional generating technologies, and extensive studies show that the best turbine manufacturers consistently achieve availability – a commonly used operational measure of reliability – of more than 98 percent. Structural and... »

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Local support gaining across villages and boroughs.

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

Local support for the campaign against the wind-farm in Brineton is gaining more momentum but we need your continued support! The news today that Wind Prospects employed the use of a PR agency or similar to canvass and aid public opinion by getting the public to sign pre-printed letters in support of their proposed Wind-farm... »

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Developers lose credibility!

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011
Developers lose credibility!

Oops they have done it again : Wind Prospect appear to have made yet another gaff!! as they strive to get their proposals through at any cost and without due consideration to the facts! Bungling bosses at would-be power station builders Wind Prospect have been left red-faced after their plans to give a last ditch boost to... »

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Early construction bites

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011
Early construction bites

Villagers in North Yorkshire claim trucks travelling past their homes to get to a Wind Farm construction site are causing structural damage to their properties. A wind farm is being built at Newland, Selby by Wind Prospects, the same developer as is proposing the Brineton site.  The construction vehicles have been accessing the site... »

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Wind Turbines @ Lynn, the alternative view.

Friday, February 18th, 2011
Wind Turbines @ Lynn, the alternative view.

Further to our original story, we have since obtained a mail from Gill Davies so in the interest of providing the other side of the argument we have published their unabridged mail below : You will no doubt be aware that we are applying for planning permission for a further two wind turbines, you... »

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STAG Newsletter – The latest

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011
STAG Newsletter – The latest

The latest STAG newsletter has been released. Please Click Me  to download the article.  The process is hotting up so keep abreast by regularly checking our website for updates and information.  We still need your donations to support our cause as we’re approaching the business end of the campaign and need funds to employ... »

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Lynn Turbine – Please support their local cause urgently

Monday, February 14th, 2011
Lynn Turbine – Please support their local cause urgently

Today we have received a request from a few local residents, who have supported our STAG campaign against the building of the massive wind farm at Blymhill who are now in need of our support.  The people are residents living near the North Lynn Manor, Lynn, Newport.   This location is but a stones throw... »

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Latest Council ruling – Wind Anemometer

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011
Latest Council ruling – Wind Anemometer

First and Foremost a great thank you to all those that managed to attend the recent Mtg @ South Staffs Council Offices to hear the Council’s decision on the Wind Anemometer planning application submitted by Wind Prospects. For all of those that couldn’t attend we hope you’ll be able to make the Mtg at... »

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