(2012) Conservative M.P. Tim Yeo -CONFLICT OF INTEREST

With the government today endorsing Tim Yeo’s Thick of It-styleplaygrounds for wind farms policy, an old but nonetheless increasingly apt quote from the Energy and Climate change select committee chair has been doing the rounds:

“What we have to do is work harder to find places where wind farms are acceptable but also, secondly, as this is what we’re not yet doing, be more creative about sharing some of the benefits directly with those local communities. Frankly, we need to be prepared to bribe them.”

Guido doubts Yeo would still be so open about his creative methods afterrecent events

Hat tip:  http://order-order.com/page/3/

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