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Green energy revolution blowing up storm of controversy in Mexico

Some accuse firms building wind farms of breaking promises, unfair contracts

Some 2,000 turbines have been built in Oaxaca since 1994, generating 2,347 megawatts - enough to power half of Mexico City.

La Ventosa, Mexico

CAIN Lopez looks tiny standing near the seven enormous wind turbines that tower over his farm in the Mexican village of La Ventosa.

In this gusty rural region near the Pacific coast, the wind is so strong that it sometimes flips...

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