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ITV News: Wind Farm Blades Eroding After Few Years At Sea

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ITV Meridian

An investigation by ITV News Meridian has revealed that turbine blades at the world’s largest offshore wind farm off Kent have developed a fault.

Actress and activist Emma Thompson has even fronted a controversial Greenpeace campaign, claiming wind power costs have halved.

However, this video has since been removed from their website and social media sites.

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Erosion repairs to the turbines could cost millions of pounds as the owners are forced to carry out emergency repairs to 140 of the turbines.

Critics of the so-called ‘green energy’ say it raises questions about whether wind power makes economic sense.

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