Items of interest:
1-“What today’s green techno-glamour demonstrates, first and foremost, is that its audience has no inclination to give up the benefits of modernity and return to the pre-industrial state idealized by radical greens.”
The Allure of Techno-Glamour – Wall Street Journal
2-“At a time when the rest of the UK is being told to tighten its belt, the Government will pour money into the schemes abroad as part of a drive to help poor countries to develop green businesses.”
AID BUDGET BLOWN ON WIND FARMS – Express UK
3-And here I thought it was all about saving the world! “Northern Power Systems of Barre, Vt., is anxious to start putting up wind turbines and turning a profit in Nova Scotia, as long as the price is right.”
Wind turbine maker eyes N.S. market – Chronicle Herald
4-“Politics drove this change. Not science,” he proclaimed. “(It was) a politically mandated outcome partially funded by groups with an interest in the outcome.”
Despite state’s goals, wind power is a tough sell – Wicked Local
5-“Poland has joined the OECD’s Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), while the UK has said it is thinking of leaving.” Oh, that’s right … the UK is building windmills, too!
Nuclear Energy Agency welcomes Poland – World Nuclear News
6-“While he was mum on specifics, Baldacci said he wants to stay active working on energy …” Want to place a wager on what that means?
A conversation with outgoing Gov. John Baldacci – Bangor Daily News