Huhne hints at revival for onshore wind farms

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If we like windmills, why not wind turbines, asks Energy and Climate Change Secretary

Energy and Climate Change Secretary Chris Huhne has indicated he wants to see a significant acceleration in the development of onshore wind farms, potentially putting him on a collision course with Conservative...

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