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Wind energy has had a bad time of it recently. Icy blasts over the past couple of months proved too much for several wind turbines, while a former purveyor of the hot air of others, Sir Bernard Ingham, has been leading protests against plans to build a windfarm on the wuthering heights above the Bronte parsonage at Haworth in Yorkshire.There is a breath of suspicion that the future for wind energy may not be quite such a breeze as its advocates have been predicting.In London, though, ...

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