Netherlands annually spends 7.5 billion euros of hidden subsidies for production and use of fossil energy

GroenLinks (in English: GreenLeft), a Dutch politic party,  has recently opened a hot-line for taxpayers. Research shows that the Netherlands annually spends 7.5 billion euros of hidden subsidies for production and use of fossil energy. GroenLinks MP Liesbeth van Tongeren: “The next few years we have significantly cut the public finances back to health. Therefore, […]

Wind Power Is On The Rise, Despite The Controversy

They’re controversial in Cape Cod, a welcoming sight in Seattle, and growing in number across the Unites States. New wind farms are being built almost daily. Opponents argue that the pure size of wind turbines (about 250 feet tall) result in an ugly skyline and a dangerous flight path for birds. Supporters note the environmental […]