“We’re ready to be here as long as we have to.”
Webmaster’s Note: So, if it takes our tax dollars to make it competitive…then it isn’t competitive! Common sense, something that both liberals, politicians and wind developers are in short supply of..
Less than a year after the U.S. wind industry swore off federal tax credits, its top lobbyist wants another go at the incentive that helped it become the cheapest source of new energy in much of the world.
PLEASE ask Ohio legislators to NOT ENDORSE SHAYNE THOMAS for his bid to run for the 88th district. Please both call and email the Speaker of the Ohio House, Larry Householder. Shayne Thomas is seek…
Hardly a day goes by without reminders of supposedly dire consequences caused by climate change. By John F. McManus
Source: Wind Turbines Not an Answer
Wind developers are always looking for a “good neighbor” if they have sights on potential project area. Those who sign on are likely to receive some form of compensation — but only if they agree to all the terms. One of these proposed agreements was obtained by the OBSERVER after a public hearing regarding the…
Tell Ohio legislators to NOT ENDORSE SHAYNE THOMAS for his bid to run for the 88th district!
Please both call and email the Speaker of the Ohio House, Larry Householder. Shayne Thomas is seeking key endorsements from legislators at the state level in a bid to fill the seat of Bill Reineke 88th District Representative. If Shayne Thomas secures those endorsements, he will be a viable candidate in the primary election this spring. Please express in your own words why you do not want Shayne to be endorsed in any way. Below are just a few of the many concerns that have been expressed already by those in the Continue reading ******ACTION ALERT******
SEPTEMBER 17, 2019
The unspoken phrase of today’s Earth Day is “Recycle, Occasionally Reuse, and Never Utter the Word ‘Reduce.’” A quasi taboo on saying “reduce” permeates the lexicon of twenty-first century “environmentalism.” Confronting the planned obsolescence of everyday products rarely, if ever, appears as an ecological goal. The Continue reading 15 myths about wind energy..
To some it may feel as though the wind turbine controversy has faded away. But even now a lot of forces are building behind the scenes which will soon let loose in a flurry of activity. The adjudicatory hearing for the Republic Wind project is scheduled to begin on Nov 4th. This will be the only chance for people who live in and near the project to have any meaningful say in the matter. And, the way the process is structured by current law, it is limited to a few people and they have to raise tens of thousands of dollars for lawyers just to be able to have their voices heard. This is the sad Continue reading The Calm Before the Wind Storm – LTE
IPPs have “ceded the digital ground” to Nimbys, and communities are increasingly making decisions on wind farms through Facebook, writes Mike Casey
Possible contamination of the Mahomet Aquifer by TradeWinds Alta Farms II project in DeWitt County is a very serious safety concern.
The “green magic transition” may be the greatest con job in history. Despite the hype over the ever-increasing connected capacity at wind and solar farms worldwide, none, yes, let me repeat that, n…
September 25, 2019 / Exavier Saskagoochie
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An international body of nearly 100 climate scientists convened by the United Nations have issued a stern warning to the rest of the world.
Unless governments around the globe undertake “unprecedented” action to reverse it, 97 percent of climate scientists will lose their jobs. Continue reading 97% of climate scientists agree that we only have 18 months to save their jobs
Seneca County commissioners Thursday unanimously approved sending a letter to the Federal Aviation Administration and the Ohio Department of Transportation outl
The Spanish Inquisition literally roasted heretics alive, these days it’s anyone who dares question the mantra that wind and solar power are our only salvation from imminent climate doom. No…
After millions of protesters marched around the globe to demand action on climate change, we more closely examine what policies they are proposing. Miles O’Brien joins William Brangham to discuss current sources of U.S. energy and what it would take to transition to all renewables, plus the outlook for nuclear power as the infamous Three Mile Island plant closes.
If they do not hear from you they do not know what your opinion is! – Chris Aichholz
The Global Warming Policy Foundation shares its worries about birds and bats but UK public support for onshore wind is high, says Dave Elliott
This is one of those “share the hell out of this on Facebook and Twitter” type posts, because it carries a clear and simple message: Greta has no idea what she is talking about. The dat…
After decades of incentives, wind and solar have been deployed widely enough for manufacturers to drive down costs.
NEWTON, Iowa – One worker was killed an another critically injured Saturday in an accident at a wind tower manufacturing plant in Newton. Fire Chief Jarrod Wellik said the Newton Fire Department responded to the Arcosa Wind Towers plant, at 801 N 19th Ave E., between 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. on Saturday because of an accident involving employees. Two employees were transported to metro hospitals, one by air ambulance.
The life cycle of a wind turbine is 20 to 25 years or less and they are not recyclable.
Wind power sits comfortably alongside Alchemy and perpetual motion machines: ideas that were both superficially attractive and utterly impossible. No country has ever powered itself entirely with w…