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Plant closure leaves green energy plans twisting in the wind

Justin Rowlatt reports on the fate of the Vestas wind turbine company on the Isle of Wight, where a group of workers are occupying the plant in an effort to block its closure.

Vestas says the Newport site is being cut as the wind turbine market in the UK is "not big enough". What does this mean for the green new deal - and the government's strategy for a low carbon economy?

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