John Droz, Jr. has provided a contribution to the MasterResource blog listing selecting quotes about industrial wind power, including Jon Boone's; "“Windpower is not David to coal’s Goliath; rather, wind is David to coal’s Bathsheba”
Wimp Power: Some Quotations from Wind’s Critics — MasterResource:
Energy and environmental issues need to be addressed using logic and scientific thinking, not emotion, wishes, and depiction. On a realistic basis, industrial wind energy fails to deliver the goods. By this I mean that windpower:Read the quotes at MasterResource:
When you take away the wind lobbyists’ fast-talking shenanigans, their con comes down to these two things: They are telling us what we want to hear, and we’re not really verifying the truth of what they’re saying.
- Is not a technically sound solution to provide us electricity, or to meaningfully reduce global warming, and
- Is not an economically viable source of energy on its own, and
- Is not environmentally responsible