In green terms windmills are a mistake and economically make no sense. . . Many of us thought wind was the 100 per cent solution for the future but we were wrong. In fact, taking all energy needs into account it is only a 3 per cent solution.
Niels Gram of the Danish Federation of Industries in James Lovelock's 'The Revenge of Gaia: Earth’s Climate in Crisis and the Fate of Humanity, “Sources of Power: Wind power” pages 80-84