Tag: danger

Why should we care about Ohio BigWind setbacks?

Because a piece of turbine that is thrown more than 2400 feet WILL KILL SOMEONE WITHIN a setback that is currently proposed by BigWind in Ohio....Do we care about the lives of Ohio citizens or do we care more the pocket change BigWind throws at our schools? Germany--At 8:15 pm on March 8, 2018, two rotors of … Continue reading Why should we care about Ohio BigWind setbacks?

Another (blade) bites the dust- BigWind falls apart in Indiana

Can you believe that schools place these on their properties? Imagine if there was significant wind when this occurred. How far can a blade sail? Actually, they have been recorded to fly thousands of feet…. A GE blade has failed at the 200MW Wildcat 1 wind farm in Indiana for the second time in two … Continue reading Another (blade) bites the dust- BigWind falls apart in Indiana

Imagine 1 turbine every 10 miles across the ENTIRE state of Ohio!

Last week, the Senate Public Utilities Committee resumed hearings on Sub. Senate Bill 58 to modify the energy mandates. Excerpts from 1 of the testimonies is below.  The testimony of Kevon Martis notes that to fulfill the Ohio renewable mandate would require 6,765 MW’s of installed wind capacity with a generous capacity factor of 30%.  … Continue reading Imagine 1 turbine every 10 miles across the ENTIRE state of Ohio!