Green energy making a come-back. I wonder if hundreds of years ago there was as much resistance to windmills on hill-tops as there is to wind-turbines today ……
Electric Glide In Blue
Dali figure stalks,
3rd July 2013 – headline from the Guardian
Notes: “World’s largest offshore windfarm opens in Thames estuary.” With enough capacity to power 470,000 homes, two-thirds of the homes in Kent, the set of 175 turbines rising out of the Thames estuary officially became the largest offshore wind-farm in the world. David Cameron was on hand to cut the ribbon on the London Array, a massive renewable energy project, in a move that industry sources hoped would herald renewed enthusiasm from the government for renewable power after the animosity to wind-farms on the Tory backbenches.
- World’s largest wind farm opened by David Cameron (independent.co.uk)