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Opens Friday, February 3rd, 2012, at New York’s Quad Cinema and other cities nationally as well as on select VOD platforms Wind power: it’s clean; it’s green; it’s good. Or is it? Wind power … it’s sustainable … it burns no fossil fuels … it produces no air pollution. What’s more, it cuts down dependency on foreign oil. That’s what the residents of Meredith, New York, first thought when a wind developer looked to supplement the rural farm town’s . . .
A look into the siting of industrial wind turbine projects in residential areas. You’ll hear from those who experience the shadow flicker and ill health effects of the Hull and Falmouth Massachusetts turbines. You’ll see how another small town is gearing up for a fight against government and the goliath that is the big wind industry.
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Source: Knut Pedersen
This is a true story of an old freedom fighter’s valiant stand against the unjustice of wind power, with music as a weapon. On April 9th, 1940, Denmark was occupied by German troops. The first years of occupation there was no resistance. Then a small group of youngsters in a high school in Aalborg, Northern Jutland, started a kind of sabotage and began to steel weapons from the Germans. Their activities had no real results, but the youths became known . . .
The observational documentary series with remarkable access that follows a global developer’s controversial six-year battle to build a windfarm in the heart of some of Devon’s most sensitive landscape. Broadcast schedule (BBC2): Episode 3: Fri 27 May 2011, 19:00 England & Northern Ireland; Sat 28 May 2011, 18:30 Scotland; Tue 31 May 2011, 19:00 Wales Episode 4: Fri 3 Jun 2011, 19:00 England & Northern Ireland, 19:30 Wales; at 4 Jun 2011, 17:40 Scotland Episode 3: Following the local authority’s . . .
A revealing observational documentary series (in 4 episodes) that follows what happened when a global windfarm developer tried to build a windfarm in the heart of some of Devon’s loveliest landscape. Broadcast schedule (BBC2): Episode 1: Fri 13 May 2011, 19:00 England & Wales, 21:00 Northern Ireland; Sat 14 May 2011, 17:15 Scotland Episode 2: Fri 20 May 2011, 19:00 England, Northern Ireland, Wales; Sat 21 May 2011, 18:40 Scotland Episode 1: Passionate developer Rachel Ruffle puts forward plans for . . .