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Erie county, Ohio tells BigWind to ‘Show Me the Money’- Bravo!!

Erie county votes NO to a BigWind PILOT, wise choice!!  BigWind WILL pay their taxes- A FIRST. Prio to the vote, an Apex representatives made a presentation on Emerson Creek. They advocated for PILOT saying, “Since wind is a free source of energy, a wind farm’s largest cost is upfront when the turbines are being constructed. … Continue reading Erie county, Ohio tells BigWind to ‘Show Me the Money’- Bravo!!

BigWind ‘Bouncers’ make bad neighbors

Nov. 15, I attended the Apex public information meeting for the Firelands Wind LLC-Emerson Creek Project (OPSB case # 18-1607-EL-BGN). These public meetings are required by administrative rules for the Ohio Power Siting Board under OAC 4906-3-03. The meeting had some poster presentations and a map which depicted the locations of 655-foot-tall industrial turbines... At … Continue reading BigWind ‘Bouncers’ make bad neighbors