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Climate Action 2007-2008

The wind is always

The wind is always blowing somewhere in the world 134 SPECIAL FEATURE 134 In recent years, the debate about global warming and its consequences has reached new heights. What started as a grassroots movement has become a fully integrated issue in the global public debate and the hunt for sustainable solutions has intensified. One of these solutions is wind power. MODERN ENERGY FIGURES THAT SPEAK FOR THEMSELVES VISIT: WWW.CLIMATEACTIONPROGRAMME.ORG

MORE THAN A DROP IN THE OCEAN Wind power has developed from being an alternative form of energy to its status as a large scale reliable source of energy integrated in the energy mix along with oil and gas. It is worth remembering that the ‘fuel’ for a wind turbine is free, and not subject to the uncertainty of future energy prices. NO WASTE FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS SPECIAL FEATURE 135 VISIT: WWW.CLIMATEACTIONPROGRAMME.ORG