Tag: gas

BigWind getting 7 x THE SUBSIDIES of coal/gas… 7 x !!!

Aren't you sick of the public being 'hoodwinked' about the subsidy game? All the electricity providers get subsidies- that is what we hear.  But, how much electricity do each of the players actually PRODUCE? The difference between coal/gas/nuclear and BigWind is like comparing the value of a shortstop to that of a 2nd stringer on … Continue reading BigWind getting 7 x THE SUBSIDIES of coal/gas… 7 x !!!

WOW, AWEA can’t do basic math

In Ohio, BigWind is/has building/proposing projects that consume, on average 16,000 acres each. Now, if we look at Blue Creek, alone, there are 152 turbines. 16,000 divided by 152 is 105 acres/turbine.  Obviously, each turbine does not take up 105 acres, but when you include setbacks, homes, roadways, communities, etc. AWEA is blatantly WRONG.  You canNOT … Continue reading WOW, AWEA can’t do basic math

BigWind LOVES Tax Day in America!

  The wind industry often peddles the false claim that conventional energy sources like natural gas, coal, and nuclear receive more subsidies than wind power. Industry lobbyists at the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) use this myth as a talking point to push for more subsidies, including the federal Production Tax Credit. In reality, the … Continue reading BigWind LOVES Tax Day in America!

Natural Gas Says to Wind Energy: You’re Nothing Without Me!

Many are misinformed and believe that BigWind can survive INdependent from fossil fuels. The reality has been stated by the largest wind turbine company in the USA, GE, "Energy generation from renewable sources like wind and solar have zero emissions and very low variable cost of generation. However, if flexible generation assets, such as gas turbines, … Continue reading Natural Gas Says to Wind Energy: You’re Nothing Without Me!

Jimmy Fallon Makes the Best Argument Against BigWind

  BigWind is a parasite that requires a host.... But a few years ago, when he was host of Weekend Update, Fallon made one of the best arguments ever why solar, wind, and other forms of renewable energy work very, very badly.... "...in the future, cars could be powered by hazelnuts.  That's encouraging, considering an 8 oz. jar … Continue reading Jimmy Fallon Makes the Best Argument Against BigWind

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?

Wind energy is anything BUT free

The truth speaks for itself below... Various promoters maintain the cost of wind energy is competitive with other sources of energy. As shown below, this is not the case. The EIA calculates the levelized cost of NEW onshore wind turbine plants place in service in 2018, capacity factor 0.34, 30-yr life, at $86.6/MWh, including transmission of … Continue reading Wind energy is anything BUT free