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    Onshore windpower is already cheaper than new nuclear
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    New nuclear will be subsidised by taxpayers and through electricity bills
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    Hinkley Nuclear Power Stations (credit Rob Newman)

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in the news

Ecologist

Renewable energy sacrificed on the altar of corporate profit

Perplexed by today's sharp cuts in solar power and other attacks on renewable energy in the UK? Don't be, writes Oliver Tickell. Really, it all makes perfect sense. You just have to understand their real purpose: to keep your energy bills high, along with power company profits. And never mind the 'green crap'!

By Oliver Tickell

The Ecologist, 22nd July 2015

The Scotsman

Only one winner in energy debate

Renewables are the future and energy efficiency is the key so Scotland should embrace the new technology.

By Dr David Toke and Prof Peter A Strachan

The Scotsman, 9th July 2015