Energy firms cash in on storms by leaving wind turbines idle as some power companies boost takings by a THIRD/The Daily Mail

Figure for Christmas Eve and Day alone – at height of crisis – was £1.2million Wind farms are paid to shut down turbines during gusty weather Britain is braced for another battering of gales and rain over New Year

Impact on Traprain Law view scuppers wind turbine bid – See more at: /The East Lothian Courier

Councillors at a meeting of East Lothian Council’s planning committee voted eight to six in favour of their officers’ recommendation to refuse the 34.4m-tall structure, with triple blades (diameter of 23.6m), proposed by Fredoch Ltd at Nisbet Farm.