All these schemes are notoriously inefficient and none of them would be constructed were it not for the government chucking huge sums of money at them in subsidies. They will have an adverse effect on house prices and there is the destruction of the countryside to consider - they are a noisy eyesore. If they were out to sea where people can’t see the damn things or as part of an industrial complex that would be OK.
Greaves is an Independent Bradford councillor. The quote was spoken after Banks Renewables revealed plans for the proposed Thornton Moor scheme, which would be situated on moorland to the south of Denholme.