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Solar farm could come to Erie County

Webmaster’s Note: This is strictly my opinion but it seems as though since industrial wind continues to become “less sellable” these unscrupulous pond scum keep attacking rural America for their fraudulent gain! Forget features & benefits.. there is no logic.. follow the money!!!

A clean energy company wants to invest $100 million to build a solar farm north of Bellevue.

Source: Solar farm could come to Erie County

Wind News – Solar Eclipse of Rural Ohio

 

 

The General Assembly gets back to work this week and the days are growing shorter until adjournment.   The Senate Energy and Public Utilities Committee will meet on Tuesday and will hold the fifth hearing on SB 346 to repeal HB 6 and reinstate renewable and efficiency mandates.  In an interview with the Associated Press, Rep. Bill Seitz voiced his opposition to a repeal saying “There is no representative and no senator who voted yes on House Bill 6, who lost their reelection bid,” Seitz said in an interview with The Associated Press. “But many, several, at least, who voted no, lost. So what does that tell you?”  Seitz vowed to vote against any repeal bill brought to the House for a floor vote during the next four weeks of the lame duck session.”

The AP report went on to say, ”The concern for Republicans like Seitz, Cupp and committee chairman Jim Hoops is that repealing the bill outright would have unintended consequences and they need more time to understand the complex legislation.” Continue reading Wind News – Solar Eclipse of Rural Ohio

Sam Randazzo Resigns As PUCO Chair To Avoid Being A ‘Distraction’

Friends,

This was a sad week for solar and wind warriors who have fought to have our voices heard at the Ohio Power Siting Board.  We lost a friend and advocate when PUCO Chairman Sam Randazzo submitted his resignation to Governor DeWine so that he might not become a distraction to the important work of serving the public interest and Ohio’s energy policies.  The “green lobby”  sought to delegitimize Chairman Randazzo’s work, but those of us who have long sought a sympathetic ear at the Ohio Continue reading Sam Randazzo Resigns As PUCO Chair To Avoid Being A ‘Distraction’

OPSB Removes Modified Turbine Feathering Requirement from Icebreaker Project – North American Windpower

The Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) has formally adopted an oral motion – that was unanimously approved – which removes a requirement that Icebreaker Windpower Inc. must completely feather wind turbines, stopping them from rotating, during nighttime hours from March 1 through Nov. 1.  The board order on rehearing grants in part, and denies, in […]

Source: OPSB Removes Modified Turbine Feathering Requirement from Icebreaker Project – North American Windpower

Wind News – Fooling All the People All the TIme

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CHAMPAIGN COUNTY CLEARVIEW SOLAR – On Tuesday, October 6th from 6 to 8 p.m., Clearview Solar will host its first Public Information meeting online.   You must register to attend this meeting and information on registering can be obtained by consulting the attached copy of the Clearview presentation or by visiting the project FaceBook page at https://www.facebook.com/Clearview-Solar-Project-101347974960171/   or the website for Clearview Solar at https://www.clearviewsolarproject.com/

The attached presentation sets forth what Clearview believes to be Continue reading Wind News – Fooling All the People All the TIme

The worst national energy legislation in decades (S.2657) is being negotiated today

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Energy Special – 9/28/20

US Citizens:
I rarely send anything on Sunday, but exceptional circumstances are at hand…
The worst national energy legislation in decades (S.2657) is being negotiated today as we are distracted by COVID-19, the Supreme Court, national elections, etc., etc.
Please:

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