TITLE

Small-scale wind farming

AUTHOR(S)
McLaren, Carol
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;8/25/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 8, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of Ayrshire, Scotland-based green energy company Proven Energy to recruit 3000 farmers for a windcrofting project that will involve mini-wind farms. There will be a 50% decrease in the electricity bills of farmers who will participate in the scheme. Small scale wind farming will not interfere in the landscape. The expected life span of wind turbines is 25 years. INSET: RABBIT FLU CAUSE OF FARMER DEATH.
ACCESSION #
22355040

 

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