Category: Wind Generation

Meridian and Contact Energy lead $60m (make that $180m) ripoff and massive increase in CO2 emissions

$60 million dollar RiP OFF

$60 million (make that $180 million) ripoff Contact Energy and Meridian Energy have been accused of extracting more than $60 million from consumers by over-charging for their electricity while spilling water from their South Island dams. Overall, including all other generators, this has lead to a nationwide $100 million wholesale ripoff in just 4 weeks. […]