In contrast to the Minervois wine region to the north, where wind turbines are controversial additions to the landscape, in Névian wind power has provided an eye-catching marketing ploy for the small village co-operative. Around 4000 bottles of Domaine des Eoliennes have so far been sold at a price of EUR 2.60, with little publicity. Such has been the success of the wine that the producers have registered the name and plan to make a vintage each year. But if you want a bottle you have to go to Névian and collect it. The co-operative does not deliver.
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