* Britain’s largest landowner warned plan to build huge wind farm ‘will poison waterways with lead’Britain’s largest private landowner risks flooding waterways with poisonous lead if plans to build a huge wind farm go ahead, residents have warned. The Duke of Buccleuch has proposed a large wind farm in south-west Scotland is facing fierce opposition from local residents and politicians across the political divide. Erecting 35 wind turbines on the hillsides between Sanquhar and Wanlockhead in…View On WordPress
* New offshore wind power is now cheaper than nuclear in Britain.
“Today’s results mean that both onshore and offshore wind are cheaper than gas and nuclear,” noted trade body RenewableUK in a statement on Monday.
The price of electricity from offshore wind in Britain has dipped below the level guaranteed to Hinkley Point, raising questions about the construction of the vast nuclear power station.
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy disclosed Monday the results of auctions for state subsidies for three new wind offshore farms.
Lawmaker Caroline Lucas, co-leader of the Green Party, said the massive price drop for offshore wind should be the “nail in the coffin” for new nuclear power.
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* Rain holds up England after Cook makes 243England’s Alastair Cook reacts after losing his wicket in the first test match between England and West Indies, in Birmingham, Britain, on August 18, 2017. Photo: Action Images via Reuters BIRMINGHAM: Rain held up England’s progress after Alastair Cook scored a superb 243 on the second day of the first test against West Indies at Edgbaston on Friday. Cook’s 10-hour knock led the hosts to a…View On WordPress
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