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Why is Ohio Senator Dolan aligning with BigWind???

Sometimes it is good to review the basics on Ohio setback law.  Ohio initially established setbacks for wind turbines in 2008, establishing two minimums, both of which had to be met. One established a 750-foot setback from the “nearest, habitable, residential structure” while the other set a distance from the base of the turbine to … Continue reading Why is Ohio Senator Dolan aligning with BigWind???

Ohio BigWind cries WOLF! We can learn from Indiana

And many other states and locations!! BigWind has lobbied hard in Ohio for reduced setbacks, claiming they can't survive with the current laws.  Yet, they seem to be planting and expanding throughout the state of Ohio...with expansion plans significantly greater. They cry wolf, that our setbacks are so restrictive. Really? Time and time again, we … Continue reading Ohio BigWind cries WOLF! We can learn from Indiana