Debunking the Left’s Wind-Power Myths

Wind power currently provides the United States with four times the amount of energy provided by solar technologies. But that doesn’t mean energy from the wind can replace fossil fuels, despite the claims of many environmentalists and advocates of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s misguided Green New Deal (GND).
Wind power is hampered by many limitations, including:

Source: Debunking the Left’s Wind-Power Myths

EMAIL CORRECTION….SAWU***Action ALERT*** Bill to Reduce Setbacks for Wind Turbines Introduced in Ohio House

Email correction……Rep Kent Smith (D-Euclid) Email: rep08@ohiohouse.gov

***Breaking News***

Ohio House Bill HB 223 aims to reduce the setback distance for the siting of industrial wind turbines.

Main section from within the Bill (entire bill attached)

“The rules also shall prescribe a minimum setback for a wind turbine of an economically significant wind farm. That minimum shall be equal to a horizontal distance, from the
turbine’s base to the property line of the wind farm property, equal to one and one-tenth times the total height of the turbine structure as measured from its base to the tip of its highest blade and be at least one thousand one hundred twenty-five feet in horizontal distance from the tip of the turbine’s nearest blade at ninety degrees Continue reading EMAIL CORRECTION….SAWU***Action ALERT*** Bill to Reduce Setbacks for Wind Turbines Introduced in Ohio House

they are not focused on developing the technology so much as they are trying to get subsidies

‎Cindy Brack‎ to Northeast KS Wind Farm Discussion
April 24 at 9:50 AM ·

As someone who is eco-conscious, why are you against renewable energy and wind energy in particular?

I am definitely not against renewable energy and I do think it’s important that as a country we make investments to develop technologies such as wind energy. However, because of the amount of tax breaks and subsidies the wind industry is getting, they are not focused on developing the technology so much as they are trying to get as many of these giant wind turbines erected as fast and at as Continue reading they are not focused on developing the technology so much as they are trying to get subsidies

SAWU ***ACTION ALERT***

The wind industry is quietly working to try and shorten industrial wind turbine setbacks in the State of Ohio!!!
 
COLUMBUS, OHIO – Yesterday, April 11th 2019 The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) had Dayna Baird Payne, president of Government Edge (see photos), provide testimony on behalf of the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA). The testimony (multiple links below) was provided to the House Finance Agriculture, Development and Natural Resources Continue reading SAWU ***ACTION ALERT***

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