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96 turbines wind farm SW VIC

Photo: Stephen Shaver This $650 million wind farm, to be built near Dundonnell, will have 96 turbines.  Premier Daniel Andrews said the size and scale of the wind farm make it Victoria’s biggest. “This is going to play a massive part … Continue reading

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Senate Enquiry(Inquisition) – big$ foolishness about wind farms

…called for states that did not accept expert advice or not adopt national noise standard to be overruled by the Commonwealth…recommendations are in keeping with Government hostility to wind power industry…major cut in the national Renewable Energy Target, as well as … Continue reading

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Turbines may well blow an ill wind over locals, ‘first’ study shows

Only publishing this because it looks like links on other sites appear to be disabled by The Strine. Front page, evidently, shameless nonsense claims mainly about “sensations” but no units of measure offered. What’s the difference between The Australian and … Continue reading

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WOODEND GETS SOLAR BOOST FROM LABOR

Things can only get better – there’s a chance that installations of CORE(Community Owned Renewable Energy) could actually increase with this commitment from the new Premier of $100,000 to scope wind turbines for Macedon similar to the only previous installation … Continue reading

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Anti wind farm lobbyist – who’s who

Squeaky wheel (not) Waubra (not) Foundation pretend to be small and ask for your donations but here’s an interesting management tree showing they’re backed by the rich and powerful. >readmore> Crikey

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Abbott’s chief business advisor claims first wind farm victim

Mr Newman appears to be a serious denialist, even a member of Landscape Guardians, the organisation which cares nothing about the landscape, except for well heeled organisation to oppose wind farms >readmore> RenewEconomy

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King Island says yes to wind farm

This is an important win, quoting Coalition’s Ian Macfarlane, it’s as much as 25% of Australian emissions reduction commitment by 2020. >readmore> Yes2Renewables

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First wind farm planning permit approved since new Vic laws introduced

The first planning permit for a wind farm since new planning laws were introduced in Victoria has been granted, with Buloke Shire Council giving the all clear to a 5-turbine development yesterday. The Coonooer Bridge wind farm, is owned by Windlab Systems and … Continue reading

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