‘They’re Not Green’ now playing on Culture Unplugged

http://www.cultureunplugged.com/documentary/watch-online/play/53725

Director:  Nettie Peña  |  Producer: Nettie Peña

Genre: Documentary  |  Produced In: 2011  |  Country: US

Synopsis: For a period extending over thirty years, the wind power industry, its lobbyists and a host of U.S. politicians have promoted “wind power” as “clean and green.” The color of green does loom large in this cozy arrangement, but it is the color of $$$$$, not clean air. This thoroughly researched documentary film examines the environmental effects of wind power, including its limited impact on reducing CO2 emissions, its potentially negative health implications and its contributions to soil erosion due to the degradation and destruction of the surrounding vegetation. It also explains the difference between wind energy, capacity and generation, revealing the startling variance between what’s promised and what’s actually delivered …”

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