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Winding House Museum Installation

Great morning with the old miners of Elliot Colliery to celebrate their contribution to the community.  The Winding House Museum, New Tredegar featured a digital installation from Richard Jones / Vision Fountain as part of the exhibition to clebrate the 50th anniversary of the closure on the mine:  

Pen-y-Cymoedd Wind Farm to Open Today

From BBC “It is important for Wales to continue investing in renewable energy, according to the environment secretary. Lesley Griffiths’ comments come ahead of the biggest onshore wind farm in Wales and England being officially opened in south Wales on Thursday. There are 76 turbines at the £365m Pen y […]

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Guardian Online

Guardian Online

Energy+Notion features in the Guardian online   https://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2016/nov/15/coal-mines-to-turbines-how-energy-shapes-the-welsh-landscape-in-pictures

Energy+Notion in Western Mail

Energy+Notion in Western Mail

From The Western Mail: “Photographer Richard Jones’  “Energy+Notion” project tells the story of energy in Wales, from the remnants of coal mining that shaped it’s towns and landscapes to the new wind farms springing up where the the mines once stood. The project was conceived in collaboration with he Arts […]

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Rhigos Primary School children watch the pilot film for Energy+Notion in their school. July 2016. 

Photo by Teigan Dinwoodie, 9 / Energy+Notion

Rhigos Primary School

Children from Rhigos Primary School became involved in the project in 2015 when Vattenfall, the Pen-y-Cymoedd wind farm operator, bussed the children up to the wind farm to show how the turbines are constructed. The children were shown how the bases are constructed and then taken to the visitor centre […]

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