Sun ignores hidden costs of wind power

April 29, 2010

It is too bad that Timothy Wheeler failed to mention in Thursday's article "Offshore wind farm wins OK" (April 29) the enormous costs of offshore wind, requiring huge tax subsidies, or the fact that wind turbines will do very little to offset carbon emissions due to wind's intermittency, or that birds are not the only species that will be impacted.

Ajax Eastman, Baltimore

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