Tilting at wind farms

Tait, Malcolm
April 2004
Ecologist;Apr2004, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p7
Provides information on the alternative strategy of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds opposing the government's wind-farm programme. Examples of locations that have been identified by the charity as no-go areas; Effects of the lack of guidance of the government to the programme; Reason of some people for not exploring other alternatives that can provide renewable energies.


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