Property rights have emerged as a major issue at the center of the wind turbine debate in Seneca County. The issue has several facets, depending on one’s point of view…
Source: Advertiser Tribune
Source: Sandusky Register
Way back in 1984, wind cultist Christopher Flavin’s told us that “in a few years’ time wind energy will not need to be subsidised.” 34 years on, the subsidies just keep on flowing and, without thos…
The Huron County Commissioners voted unanimously this morning to REJECT the Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) application filed by Firelands Wind connected to the Emerson Creek Wind Farm project.
This contentious issue has been at the forefront of local politics in Huron County. A majority of residents in the footprint of the Emerson Creek project brought their concerns to the attention of Continue reading Huron County Commissioners Reject PILOT
A date has been sent for the new public informational meeting on the Emerson Creek Wind Project.
Source: Sandusky Register
The following letter to the editor was submitted by Chris Zeman of Republic.
What is at stake? Depends on whose view you choose to listen too.
For your convenience and better understanding…
Been doing this for five years…everything about wind energy is either a distortion, a misrepresentation, a misdirection or an outright lie. / Dennis Albert GNU
State representative says wind companies and wind project get bought and sold all the time, so the risk of providing excessive upfront tax
Source: Wind energy — is it worth it?
Last week the Ohio House Energy Generation Subcommittee heard a presentation from Dayna Baird Payne on behalf of AWEA and Terrence O’Donnell on behalf of several wind developers and the Mid-Atlanti…
Why is it that something, BigWind touts as ‘RARE’, seems to be occurring so darned often?? We have blogged about countless fires. This nacelle (middle of machine) is described as being …
Your Tax Dollars at Waste…
The agency believes the research projects are crucial for the development of wind energy under its “all-of-the-above” energy strategy The projects would focus on creating solutions to provide more deployment alternatives at lower costs The United States Department of Energy (DOE) has reportedly announced that it has allotted USD 6.2 million for a total of nine wind energy environmental research projects. As per trusted sources, these projects are anticipated to lower environmental impacts of onshore and offshore wind energy and environmental compliance expenses. Reportedly, these research projects are in the initial phase and are crucial to development of wind energy
A story of a town’s hope – hung out to dry Wind energy is an industry that develops in rural settings. Falmouth Massachusetts was one of these places in 2005. The wind …
Jim makes some great points that Willard’s School Board might have completely overlooked. It also begs the question why Willard’s School Board waited to the very last minute to make this recommendation when they could have done the research and sent their recommendations to the Commissioners over the last month or more.
Source: Seneca Anti-Wind Union
Stop all wind turbine projects until “infrasound” health issues have been investigated!
Thousands of people are living within 20 kilometres (12 miles) of a wind turbine and they may be suffering from health issues created by “infrasound.”
Source: Change Org.
Relying on intermittent wind and solar requires a kind of blind faith that power might be delivered when needed most, such as the Big Freeze that hit America’s Mid-west last month, and the heatwave…
Oral arguments “focused a lot on” waivers of minimum distances from wind turbines to adjacent properties.
Source: Coalition for Rural Property Rights
Again, wind turbines are 100% paid for by taxpayers. What is the problem Alliant??
Alliant Energy customers can expect to see higher utility bills starting next month.