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Monday, 18 September 2017
Would you rather live next to a wind farm or a fracking site?
A question posed earlier today by the 10:10 campaign group:
we’re pushing back against a story told by politicians who insist wind is not
popular, despite their own figures telling us that 73% of the public support
you rather live next to a wind farm or a fracking site?
you’re thinking wind farm, two thirds of the British public agree with you. New
Blown Away polling has just revealed that 65% of the British public would be
happy to live next to a wind farm… and a massive 61% of us don’t want to live
near a fracking site.
the government says they’ve banned onshore wind because people don’t want it.
And at the same time, they’re forcing fracking on communities who have
explicitly rejected it.