They struggle to overcome opposition from some stubborn opponents? Just imagine if someone wants to destroy your carefully managed basis of economic survival. Would you resist? Would you resist losing everything to some ruthless rent-seekers? And we will have to confront such issues more and more often. Because wind and solar are very surface intensive – which means that they eat up a lot of space and most of those spaces are such that others need them too.
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