Will the UK run out of wind farm sites?
With tough energy targets looming, Gillian Beauchamp asks how the UK will balance the importance of the environment when the optimal sites for wind farms have been taken?We all use electricity – at home, at work and at leisure. The UK on average requires around 50GW per hour to keep everything running. Power stations fuelled by coal, oil, gas, nuclear fission and hydr
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