Monthly Archives: December 2013

Wind farms handed £5 million to switch off turbines as thousands of homes left without power – Telegraph

This is the rubbish we are paying for! Wind farms handed £5 million to switch off turbines as thousands of homes left without power – Telegraph.

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Mabrake Blog – 2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 5,700 times in 2013. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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New Legislation approved – Hub Height exceeding 15m – Consultation must be carried out prior to Application being submitted

I am pleased to advise everyone that as Geoffrey Cox predicted Legislation has been approved by Parliament which now ensures that Consultation must be carried out prior to any application for Two or more Turbines or if Hub height of … Continue reading

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Wind farm ‘blight’ cutting value of homes by up to 33%, says MP | Exeter Express and Echo

Geoffrey Cox speaks out once more:- Wind farm ‘blight’ cutting value of homes by up to 33%, says MP | Exeter Express and Echo.

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£30 Million For Wind Turbines To Shut Down | The Global Warming Policy Foundation GWPF

£30 Million For Wind Turbines To Shut Down | The Global Warming Policy Foundation GWPF.

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Beckwell Farm Wind Turbine – Public Meetings

Meetings Notice – Beckwell Farm Wind Turbine Application   There is a planning application (01243/2013) to build a 34m (111 feet) Wind Turbine at Beckwell Farm which is on the ridge between Ramsdown Cross and Borough Cross. This Turbine will … Continue reading

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Farmers with Wind Turbines/Solar Farms may lose Inheritance Tax relief

Worth repeating from a post in July:-   Now coming to light is the fact that farmers who install Wind Turbines and or Solar Farms are liable to lose a large proportion of their Inheritance Tax relief as they will … Continue reading

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