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Topic archives: wind turbines

Uhlmann survives avalanche of complaints about blackout coverage unscathed

November 14, 2016 19

The ABC has dismissed complaints about Chris Uhlmann's coverage of the South Australian blackout.

How <em>The Australian</em> got it hopelessly wrong on wind energy

How The Australian got it hopelessly wrong on wind energy

July 22, 2016 11

The Australian got its facts wrong on wind energy in South Australia. Investments in wind have brought costs down.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

March 23, 2016 3

Freedom Boy's replacement ... who the bigwigs want for Mackellar ... wind turbine syndrome ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

January 28, 2016 5

Hot air on wind turbines ... F-35 woes ... "gay sex marriage"? ...

Gone with the wind farms: govt moves to fetter renewables, states say no

Gone with the wind farms: govt moves to fetter renewables, states say no

July 21, 2015 7

The federal government says there is "merit" in investigating the effects of "infrasound" and wind turbines. But state environment ministers have said that's total bunk.

Abbott’s longstanding fear of made-up science

Abbott’s longstanding fear of made-up science

June 12, 2015 15

Tony Abbott has taken a stand against tall towers that cause all kinds of health problems. But the towers in question are mobile phone towers, and it's 1995. Ketan Joshi explains.

Rundle: roll up, roll up, and watch the right implode

Rundle: roll up, roll up, and watch the right implode

May 22, 2015 21

When the right are actually advocating sterilising the poor, the end is probably nigh.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

April 1, 2015 2

Senator John Madigan's gusty ... sorry, gutsy inquiry into antisocial peacocks continues. Plus other whispers and scuttlebutt.

Get Fact: testing Ian Plimer on wind and solar power

Get Fact: testing Ian Plimer on wind and solar power

July 14, 2014 47

Ian Plimer, an ally of Gina Rinehart, has written a new book criticising environmentalists and casting doubt on climate change. Renewable energy expert Dr Mark Diesendorf does some fact-checking.

Full of hot air: the <em>Oz</em>‘s case against a non-existent wind turbine

Full of hot air: the Oz‘s case against a non-existent wind turbine

July 9, 2013 29

The Australian is warning us about the health impacts of wind farms. But its "research" is entirely discredited, writes energy industry researcher Ketan Joshi.