The answer: very. In this particular anonymous anti-wind media release Mike Barnard counts – and counters – 13 wind energy whoppers.
Articles by Mike Barnard
New report reaffirms anti-wind propaganda such as that spread by Sarah Laurie might cause greater health impacts than wind farms themselves.
The latest quotable claim by anti-wind lobbyists is that 1 in 20 wind turbines worldwide are permanently inactive. It’s wrong, as usual.
A look at the 2011 court testimony of the Waubra Foundation’s medical director shows why few anti-wind ‘experts’ appear under oath.
Wind turbines contribute very few avian fatalities. In fact, replacing the world’s fossil fuel generation with wind energy would save tens of millions of birds.
In one short radio interview, a prominent anti-wind campaigner managed to utter 14 whoppers about wind energy in Australia. The reality is that wind energy is cheap and is saving Australian consumers money.