More wind on the system will provide a hedge against rising fossil fuel prices, resulting in lower and more stable energy prices for consumers while helping us achieve our energy and emissions targets - IWEA, 2013, Submission to Tipperary County Council.
In 2013, the Irish Wind Energy Association told us that wind would provide a hedge against rising fossil fuel prices.
But last time I went to the petrol pumps, fuel was so cheap, I was able to fill up my tank for the first
time in many years.
However, when my last electricity bill came through the door, I was barely able to pay it.
Why do our Government continually listen to people backing the wrong horse ?