Perpetual Infants: $100 Billion in Taxpayer Subsidies and US Wind & Solar ‘Industries’ Still Want More

Three decades ago, wind and solar were treated as industrial ‘infants’, deserving of subsidies and support, on the premise that they’d be on their feet, in no time. Well, after 30 years and plenty …

Source: Perpetual Infants: $100 Billion in Taxpayer Subsidies and US Wind & Solar ‘Industries’ Still Want More

WOW! Please call and write a thank you to these legislators

Very exciting news!!

The story below appeared in the Tiffin-Advertiser Tribune newspaper.  The bills introduced are very similar to the Reineke Referendum which was included with this summer’s legislative fight over HB 6.  The current version, introduced yesterday, includes one provision lacking from the previous legislation, and that relates to set-backs.  The bills introduced yesterday would increase the set-backs for wind Continue reading WOW! Please call and write a thank you to these legislators

Reineke introduces bill to allow wind farm referendums

 

VICKI JOHNSON

Staff Writer

COLUMBUS — Ohio Rep. Bill Reineke (R-Tiffin) and Ohio Sen. Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) Wednesday announced they are introducing companion bills that would grant local townships the ability to approve or reject wind farm projects via local referendum.

They made the announcement during a news conference at the Ohio Statehouse, according to a news release. Continue reading Reineke introduces bill to allow wind farm referendums

Letter: Renewable energy cannot handle demand

 

Big Give 2017 | The Columbus Foundation

Recent Dispatch editorials say Ohio is “moving backward in energy production,” but how is this possible? Moving backward, is that not what renewable energy is? Hats off to the Ohio Power Siting Board and Public Utilities Commission of Ohio staff for looking at the facts rather than the usual “Let’s use renewables because they are green” mentality. Wind and solar are not the answer; instead they are more like “optional equipment” — power that’s nice to have but

Source: Letter: Renewable energy cannot handle demand

**Advertiser Tribune Letter to Editor**

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Wind turbines would cause issues with safety

It has been raised as an issue at more than one commissioners meeting by myself and others. It is an indisputable fact that with the number of turbines, their proximity to each other and their unprecedented height that our service from air ambulances will be Continue reading **Advertiser Tribune Letter to Editor**

Jarrett Stepman: California blackouts are a self-inflicted mess – Don’t just blame PG&E for the new Dark Ages

Now, in large parts of California, if you want to keep the lights on during the blackouts, you better have a flashlight or a gas lamp. Twenty-first century green dreams have led to 19th-century realities.

Source: Jarrett Stepman: California blackouts are a self-inflicted mess – Don’t just blame PG&E for the new Dark Ages

EIR Releases Special Report: ‘CO₂ Reduction’ Is a Mass Murder Policy

Sept. 22, 2019 (EIRNS)—EIR has released a Special report titled ‘CO₂ Reduction’ Is a Mass Murder Policy: Designed by Wall Street and the City of London. The dossier, which includes Helga Zepp-LaRouche’s “International Call to Youth: The Age of Reason Is in the Stars!” is intended for mass publication and circulation to provide full exposure of the “green finance” mobilization of a virtual new Children’s Crusade in the service of drastic reduction of human population. View the full report. Continue reading EIR Releases Special Report: ‘CO₂ Reduction’ Is a Mass Murder Policy

Please visit the OPSB case file website and file a comment to combat Apex ad blitz

If you have been watching the OPSB case file dockets for the Republic Wind or Emerson Creek Wind projects you without a doubt have seen the letters submitted that support these projects. They are always have the exact same wording and typically come from people that either live inside incorporated villages, towns, or Continue reading Please visit the OPSB case file website and file a comment to combat Apex ad blitz

Report: Wind PPA Prices Are On The Rise – North American Windpower

Spoiler Alert! Wind power is not price competitive, I repeat, they are not price competitive without the burden of tax payers making up the difference! Geez…when are we ever gonna learn?!? 🙄

LevelTen has released its Q3 2019 PPA Pricing Index, which includes U.S. wind and solar power purchase agreement (PPA) price breakdowns during the quarter, as well as developers’ predictions for 2020 prices. To determine how PPA offer prices have shifted from Q2 2019, LevelTen analyzed data on approximately 600 price offers from more than 360 […]

Source: Report: Wind PPA Prices Are On The Rise – North American Windpower

the new buzzword is community “resilience”, this is the Left creating a Trojan Horse (video included)

AWED Friends:

FYI, the new buzzword is community “resilience.” Like its sibling “sustainability” this is the Left creating a Trojan Horse that is intended to fool trusting, well-intended, and unaware citizens. Hopefully that will not be any of our readers.

Iberdrola, EverPower, NextEra, Apex, Swift Energy…they are all talking to your Representatives…Are You?