I hate wind farms, they are unsightly, make a huge noise, kill migrating birds and use huge quantities of rare earth metals making them not green at all…on top of that they are dreadfully inefficient and only work with huge government subsidies.
To cap all that off, they are also now killing bats.
Endangered bats are being killed by wind turbine blades because the air currents are similar to those near tall trees, a study shows.
Itâs feared the legally protected mammals are dying while hunting insects that are attracted by the heat generated by the spinning blades.
Thousands of bats have been killed by wind turbines causing a population decline that could cost the farming industry billions each year.
The nocturnal creatures are welcomed by farmers across the world as they eat large numbers of insects that usually damage crops. Â Read more »