First Minister Alex Salmond Visits Wind Turbine Manufacturers Skykon Campbeltown

First Minister Alex Salmond favours wind power. Image by Getty

CAMPBELTOWN, UNITED KINGDOM – MARCH 09: First Minister Alex Salmond (L) stands inside a turbine with Jim McPhillimy of Scottish and Southern Energy during a visit to the Skykon wind turbine factory at Machrihanish on March 9, 2011 in Campbeltown, Scotland. Mr Salmond welcomed the announcement that administrators currently running the plant have identified the joint venture between Scottish and Southern Energy and Marsh Wind Technology as the preferred bidder. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)