Growing Nimbyism Spares Wind

The Saint ReportNews 2009, saintblog0 Comments

March 13 2009 Utility Week

British attitudes have hardened against most forms of new development, including power stations, but wind power appears to be bucking the trend, according to an annual survey of public attitudes to development compiled by the Saint Consulting Group.

Although the consultancy argued that “not in my backyard” (Nimby) attitudes had peaked, it said that people were becoming more active in opposing schemes.

Growing Nimbyism Spares Wind

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