Tag: cost

Will BigWind focus, more on Ohio?

  Uh,Oh, OHIO. BigWind/Solar has faced trouble in other regions of the USA because of 'congestion' in the grid. Ohio's grid owner, PJM, however, says they have plenty of room! Does this mean we will see additional pressures from BigWind/Solar to expand into NW Ohio???? BEWARE, tis Halloween season and the Monsters are about!!..... ...Grid … Continue reading Will BigWind focus, more on Ohio?

BigWind needs MORE stimulus$? Smoke screen!

BigWind, is again, seeking stimulus $. Various senators have submitted a letter of request to Treasury Secy' Mnuchin. Such would qualify as the 13th federal subsidy extension for wind power, dating back to 1992. Yet back in 1986, amid California’s wind subsidies, a representative of the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) stated: “The U.S. wind … Continue reading BigWind needs MORE stimulus$? Smoke screen!

What do Blackouts and BigWind have in common?

More than you think! As BigWind increases its presence, on our electrical grid, so do the blackouts. Why? Read below to learn how this nightmare is becoming more of a reality... It is too often assumed that making maximum use of renewables is the answer to addressing environmental goals.  So easy is it to buy … Continue reading What do Blackouts and BigWind have in common?

Why BigWind DOESN’T work

Unfortunately, the Climate enthusiasts and BigWind have successfully persuaded a lot of the American public that Wind and Solar are Green, Clean, and Free. If only, we had more of it all over America, our climate problems would be solved. WARNING: THIS IS FALSE!  Renewable energy must ALWAYS be backed up with fossil fuels and … Continue reading Why BigWind DOESN’T work

Wait,wait! What happened to BigWind being so ‘CHEAP’?

It is amazing that the TRUTH is twisted so well, by the renewable energy advocates and BigWind. The public is blind to it!!!..... Rising electricity prices to come as wind, solar mandates increase By: Guest Opinion August 6, 2019 Matthew Kandrach   California continues to lead the nation in mandating the deployment of wind and solar … Continue reading Wait,wait! What happened to BigWind being so ‘CHEAP’?

What is the COST of BigWind electricity?

The answer may surprise you because it is definitely NOT what you hear about on the news. It is NOT what you hear protesters state. It is NOT what you hear our legislators talk about. It is NOT what you hear the climate change alarmists discuss.....BigWind is TRIPLE the cost of traditional electricity generators. Would … Continue reading What is the COST of BigWind electricity?

BigWind could DOUBLE your electricity bill!

Despite what story BigWind spins, we have blogged of the REALITY for years. BigWind IS EXPENSIVE. The wind is free, but converting it to energy is EXPENSIVE.  You must always count the cost of also running a coal or natural gas plant b/c they MUST ALWAYS be on in the background, to make up for … Continue reading BigWind could DOUBLE your electricity bill!

“Paying” a BigPrice for BigWind

We have, over the years, repeatedly blogged about how renewables will RAISE electricity prices, NOT lower them, as BigWind touts. Unfortunately, our words are clouded by the loud mouths of BigWind...an industry that has now received Bigpaychecks from the US taxpayers for more than 30 years! Proof of OUR claims are below, right here in … Continue reading “Paying” a BigPrice for BigWind

Windy Kansas county LOSING $ with turbines

This is remarkable...not that the turbines are worthless, but that this information is PUBLIC. BigWind usually prevents such data, regarding their industrial sites, from becoming easily found. Thank you, Kansas commissioners, for sharing your story. What we also find remarkable, is that according to the NOAA wind map, Kansas has MORE wind than Ohio. Why, … Continue reading Windy Kansas county LOSING $ with turbines

Illinois ‘over’pays for BigWind power, will Ohio?

  Wise people learn from the mistakes of others, so they don't repeat the mistakes, themselves. Will Ohio legislators learn from this lesson (and a multitude of other states and countries)? Let us hope so, for the sake of our businesses and residents... For Springfield aldermen opposed to the 10-year-old Sierra Club deal that required … Continue reading Illinois ‘over’pays for BigWind power, will Ohio?

Are you willing to pay more taxes to support BigWind? See what MIT thinks

I don't know about you, but I think I pay enough in taxes. Particularly, when I read the '50 examples of government waste' by the Heritage Foundation. Enough is enough. MIT has a tremendous reputation of graduating and recruiting some of the brightest minds in America. It is no surprise, then, that they have confirmed … Continue reading Are you willing to pay more taxes to support BigWind? See what MIT thinks

Clean Energy’s Dirty Secrets and Hidden Costs to USA!

Are you confused as to why renewables can COST us $? And how can anyone say that they DON'T reduce our carbon emissions? Read below, and you will find excellent analyses of why they do NOT belong on our grid and how they will cost all of us in our pocketbook.  Thank you Governor Kasich … Continue reading Clean Energy’s Dirty Secrets and Hidden Costs to USA!

Is BigWind using group to ‘investigate’ Gov.Kasich for signing SB310?

    BigWind just won't let this decision go and they are working every angle possible to change the outcome of Gov. Kasich's energy bills. The comment, below, makes us believe that Mr. Tom Stacy is Ohio's Superman. Let's keep the Kryptonite away from him! Gov. John Kasich has signed a measure that freezes Ohio's … Continue reading Is BigWind using group to ‘investigate’ Gov.Kasich for signing SB310?

Will the freeloading end for BigWind in Texas?

Transmission lines are and extremely expensive cost to this energy that few usually consider.  It is part of the reason that wind energy is MORE expensive than you have probably been told.  Texas is a prime example of this and it should also highlight the ridiculous notion that we should plant wind turbines in the … Continue reading Will the freeloading end for BigWind in Texas?

Kalida, Ohio says NO to BigWind!

How refreshing to know that some Ohioans have common sense!! Congratulations for doing your homework and making an INformed decision!! Two years after village residents voted 64 to 36 to zone for turbines, based upon approval by council, the village of Kalida said no to wind turbines. In a five-to-one vote during Monday’s regular meeting, … Continue reading Kalida, Ohio says NO to BigWind!