Tag: illinois

Family abandons home due to BigWind noise

This is not a scare tactic. This is reality. You can find stories all over the world about people suffering from the adverse effects of living too close to wind turbines. Why should this Illinois story catch YOUR attention? Thanks to Senator Cliff Hite, the Ohio setbacks are absolutely miserable b/c he tirelessly fights against … Continue reading Family abandons home due to BigWind noise

Illinois wind project foreclosure has similarities to Buckeye Wind in Ohio

 The 240 MW Big Sky project (Illinois) is in trouble as Edison Mission is unable to repay the loan on the wind development made by the turbine manufacturer, Suzlon.  This is an important story about another wind project in the PJM grid system which also serves Ohio.  Big Sky does not have a long term … Continue reading Illinois wind project foreclosure has similarities to Buckeye Wind in Ohio

Are Illinois students simply NIMBYs?

I don't think so. This superintendent should be commended for having the courage to speak the truth about these industrial machines and, hopefully, save other districts from the same fate...What is the payout to a district for the retention of a student vs. the "supposed" rate savings with the turbines?Hmmm..... I have noticed that we … Continue reading Are Illinois students simply NIMBYs?