Windmills won't replace Yankee
August 13, 2008
by John Santorello
in Times Argus
Do not pull the plug on Vermonters. The Democrats have this great desire to close down Vermont Yankee. The latest buzz is windmill power. It's clean, it's green and Al Gore loves them.
How many windmills will it take to replace the power Vermont Yankee provides? How much will the windmill endeavor cost?
How long will it be before the windmills will be cited for the obstruction of migratory birds and special (expensive) modifications will need to be added to the windmills? You know like the fish ladders that hydro dams needed to add to make sure salmon get back to their... [continue via Web link]