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Wind power and Broughderg: backs against the wall

Picture by Irishman47 It’s sometimes irritating the way the world tends to offer up contradictory visions. Take for example wind power. On the fact of it, wind power is a Good Thing. It harks back to the simpler days of windmills. It harnesses natural energy and involves, one would think, zero carbon emissions. And some […]

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Who owns Ireland?

Picture by ddhac How do you feel about wind turbines? Myself I like them (although with some reservations). They’re impressively BIG, for one thing; and the way their blades revolve slowly and elegantly is impressive. And they’re built like an iPhone – that is, they’re functional and at the same time they’ve smooth,  beautiful lines […]

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