Posted by: Dr. Breffni Lennon | January 15, 2013

“Wind farm contracts to increase energy bills for families”: Daily Telegraph article suggests trouble ahead for wind energy industry in the UK

Wind farm contracts could lead to higher electricity billsElectricity consumers in the UK may see their bills increase sharply in the coming years due to:

“generous” deals worth £17 billion were agreed with energy firms delivering wind-generated power to homes, a report by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has warned. Under a scheme…the contracts guarantee that the power firms will be paid even if they fail to deliver energy to households (Dominiczak, 2013)

Peter Dominiczak’s article can be accessed in full here.

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