Breaking Wind – Quick hits from the industry for November 16, 2010

Items of interest:

1-Here’s a good way to kick off today:

Finland’s nuclear waste bunker built to last 100,000 years – CNN

2-New Jersey considers set back for wind turbines (h/t to Allegheny Highlands Alliance). According to No Turbine, the bill has been moved to committee:

Lawmakers back wind turbine bill – APP

Here’s the proposed legislation – http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/2010/Bills/S2500/2374_I1.PDF

No Turbine is a great spot to stop, by the way!

3-One official at a time – “Building wind farms is not the answer to our energy needs and the whole industry is a con.

WIND FARM FOLLY – Euro MP Paul Nuttall

4-In the UK, this is Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week (as opposed to CO2, which is necessary to life on this planet).  Some good advice as we enter the heating season here in the US.

Reducing the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning over winter – Health Protection Agency (UK)

5-“Without data, you’re just another person with an opinion.”

Sierra Club rushes support for wind project – Roanoke Times Op-Ed (via – VA Wind)

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