The Energy Generation Subcommittee continued its hearings on April 24th with more calls for reducing wind setbacks and more protests from wind and solar advocates who do not want to compete with more reliable and available clean energy sources. The hearings can be seen on the Ohio Channel at http://ohiochannel.org/collections/ohio-house-energy-and-natural-resources-subcommittee-on-energy-generation . We encourage you to go to the … Continue reading BigWind blows hot air in Ohio
This week the Senate announced the members who will be serving on the Senate Energy and Public Utilities Committee. Senator Steve Wilson (R-Maineville) has been appointed Chairman. Wilson is a former bank CEO and member of the Board of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. Vice Chair will be Sen. Rob McColley of Napoleon in … Continue reading Has BigWind become a BULLY in Ohio?
The New Year is staring off with gusto! A must watch video has been produced by the Seneca Anti-Wind Union coalition. Everyone – we mean everyone should watch this video, share it on your social media, send it to your friends and think about ways your community can activate your neighbors. Watch https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=pzg8qPOgI7s. Next, educate … Continue reading BigWind ‘Spinning’ the TRUTH
Our featured article is the recent decision, by the Ohio Supreme Court that "Altering a wind farm’s construction timeline is an “amendment,” and a proposal for a 91-turbine farm must return to state regulators for an extension, potentially subjecting the facility to stricter state rules..." Hallelujah!!! See more of this article at the bottom. As … Continue reading Shocked-Ohio Supreme Court says NO to BigWind
It seems more and more that the pursuit of money is the only justification left for building wind facilities. In today’s issue, the article “Love of Money is the Root of All Evil” is included. Maybe it will resonate with your experience or maybe you might like it share it with your elected officials. A … Continue reading Love of $ is the root of all evil (BigWind)
By the time the next edition of Wind News is published, the election will be over and everyone will be sorting through the results to derive meaning. Election Day is the due date for Reply Comments to the Ohio Power Siting Board’s draft rules. The General Assembly will swing into its year-end session and tackle … Continue reading What does the election mean for BigWind in Ohio?
"Little pig, little Pig, let me come in." "No, no, not by the hair on my chinny chin chin." "Then I'll huff, and I'll puff, and I'll blow your house in.” In this case, the Big bad wolf of industrial wind is determined to blow Ohio’s economy to pieces with the help of the … Continue reading Big Bad Wolf (BigWind) is trying to blow up Ohio’s economy!
On Tuesday, Senator Kris Jordan introduced Senate Bill 325 to “To repeal the requirement that electric distribution utilities and electric services companies provide 12.5% of their retail power supplies from qualifying renewable energy resources by 2027, to repeal energy efficiency and peak demand reduction requirements for electric distribution utilities, and to modify the topics included … Continue reading BigWind actively ‘pursuing prey’ in Ohio
Even though this article was written in April of 2014, it is still incredibly pertinent today. This administration is heavily pushing renewable energy on the American citizen, through EPA rules and regulations- spoken about just last week by our President. Congress is, again, considering the renewal of the Wind Production Tax Credit. The assaults on … Continue reading The road to American electrical blackouts is paved with wind turbines
We have received word that Kim Wissman, Director of the Ohio Power Siting Board was terminated. Many of us remember years ago when Ms. Wissman came to Urbana to address the community and stated flatly that unless we had wind power, the lights would no longer come on when we flipped the switch. Everyone … Continue reading Ohio Utility To Increase Renewable Surcharge By 390 Percent!