Posted by: vickim57 | 8 January 2010

More on the ‘massive expansion’ of wind power

The Morning Star reports the plans for a massive expansion of wind power, along with a call by the RMT union for the former Vestas workers who lost their jobs on the Isle of Wight last summer to have a call on any new jobs created.

Many commentators doubt that the expansion will lead to more green jobs… in the UK.

While the Daily Mail – perhaps true to form – highlights questions about whether the expansion can actually help the UK’s energy problems.

And here’s the (rather boastful?) official press release from the Department of Energy and Climate Change.


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