Tag: buckeye

Ohio and federal Bigwind lobbyists belong in a circus

The three ring circus may need additional rings as the activity ramps up.  The wind lobby is frantic and stories from across the nation attest to it.   In Ohio, HB 190 to give the County Commissioners power to repeal the current property line setbacks has been referred to the House Public Utilities Committee.   No hearings … Continue reading Ohio and federal Bigwind lobbyists belong in a circus

Winds of change blow Everpower out of Ohio…

More than a month ago, we learned that Everpower intended to close its Bellefontaine, Ohio office on or about August 1st.  At the time, the Bellefontaine Examiner called to verify the story and Jason Dagger denied it.  On July 22nd, Everpower's Dagger and Mike Pullins sent a letter to Buckeye Wind Leaseholders advising them that … Continue reading Winds of change blow Everpower out of Ohio…

Bigwind using creative tactics in Ohio to get around SB310/HB483

Lots to report as news of Everpower’s request to amend their Buckeye Wind I project deadline hits the paper in both Urbana and Springfield.  On one hand Everpower appears determined to press on while on the other hand they appear cautious.   This compares to Iberdrola who has determined that they will be unable to find … Continue reading Bigwind using creative tactics in Ohio to get around SB310/HB483