How often does BigWind create a positive atmosphere in the community? How often does it bring unity? How often do Facts relay the Truth? rarely..... To the editor, Citizens for Clear Skies is a group formed to bring the truth to the community on the dynamics of wind energy. We are accused of only being … Continue reading The ‘rest of the story’ about Van Wert, Ohio turbines
APEX has purchased the wind energy leases from BP Wind in Southern Van Wert County/Mercer County/abutting Allen County. Why haven't they built a massive wind farm, yet? Thankfully, our legislators have enacted safe setbacks and frozen our renewable energy mandate (temporarily). However, some in the legislature, want to change our setbacks and allow our county … Continue reading Pay attn Ohio, BigWind is being sued in Illinois
What a special time for the people of Findlay, Ohio – home of Marathon, Ball Corp., Whirlpool and State Senator Cliff Hite. In an amazing feat, wind developer One Energy is developing a facility with five 1.5 MW industrial wind turbines which will have no regulatory oversight from the State of Ohio. The State regulates “economically significant” … Continue reading BigWind builds in Findlay, Ohio and laughs at Ohio Power Siting Board
This story is becoming all too familiar. BigWind builds turbines, people can't sleep and their homes are devalued. It is occurring all over the globe. And, what were their setbacks established 'from'? Dwellings, not the property lines. What does their county commissioner describe this as? "It's a taking of their property." Sound familiar, Ohio? House … Continue reading BigWind causing ‘turbulence’ amongst Michigan residents
THE leading wind turbine appraisal expert in the USA has spoken, and what he said is not good for BigWind. Here, in Ohio, we must be thankful for our legislature, last year. They approved INcreased setbacks from property lines for industrial wind turbines - although still woefully Inadequate. Additionally, it was refreshing to see our Governor … Continue reading How far away does your home have to be from a turbine to keep its $ value?
This is Huron county, Ohio, where a developer has proposed another project for Ohio. Do you have friends/family that live there? Call them and ask them to get involved! Don't think this couldn't be YOU next…. Take a look, what we now call home, Greenwich, Ohio an historical rural farming community will become a Wind-Powered … Continue reading 906 Homes IN OHIO are less than a mile from a turbine…. | Welcome to Greenwich Neighbors United
Please share with your neighbors and family members. The $ offered to farmers is very enticing…. The Informed Farmers Coalition IFC was formed five years ago to study the impacts of wind turbines on our agricultural and residential community. The group consists of past or present union iron workers, school teachers, township officials, lawyers, a … Continue reading Farmers’ coalition warning us about BigWind !!!
This is exactly what is needed; people speaking the TRUTH about this industry. You will not hear it from the developers! As wind energy spreads across our great nation, these groups will continue to grow and individuals will begin speaking out, but it does take time. Let us hope it doesn't take too long, though, … Continue reading Farmers in Illinois unite to tell the truth about BigWind