24 Oct '13, 10am

@Vestas takes on Europe's anti-wind groups #actonfacts #swgreen

@Vestas takes on Europe's anti-wind groups #actonfacts #swgreen

The Act on Facts project, an online campaign designed to take on what Vestas calls the "increasingly organised and influential anti-wind movement", has already been running in Australia since June. The next phase was launched today at the Vind 2013 conference in Sweden and will feature new vox-pop videos addressing misconceptions about wind energy, an expanded section with information to dispel some of the more common myth, and new functions such as a community stories section. "Wind energy projects are being put at risk by an increasingly organised and influential anti-wind movement. The Act on Facts campaign is designed to counter factually flawed arguments and misinformation and to tip the balance back in wind energy's favour," said Morten Albæk, Vestas senior vice president. Australia was originally chosen for the launch because anti-wind groups there have proved parti...

Full article: http://www.windpowermonthly.com/article/1217994/vestas-ta...

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