Another Wind Power FAIL: Big Winter Blow Leaves 75,000 UK Homes Powerless


It’s this simple, really: when your power supply depends wholly upon the weather, expect it to vary entirely at the whims of Mother Nature.

Last year we brought you the story of what happened in Texas when Hurricane Harvey belted the Lone Star state: Last Man Standing: Nuclear Plants Power Texans During Deluge – Wind Turbines Automatically Shut Down During Hurricane Harvey

And how another big blow left Puerto Ricans powerless as Hurricane Maria splattered turbine blades and solar panels across the Island: Weather Dependent Wind Power: Leaves Hurricane Victims Powerless

Britain was an early signatory to suicidal renewable energy policies. Not for the first time, and not for the last time, tens of thousands of British households have been left freezing in the dark, thanks to the chaos delivered by wind power. [There’s a serious flaw in The Telegraph’s analysis, but we deal with that below]

Wind farms handed £5 million…

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Utopia - you are standing in it promotes a classical liberal view of the world and champion the mass flourishing of humanity through capitalism and the rule of law. The origin of the blog is explained in the first blog post at

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