Tag: lake erie

Ohio smiles while BigWind frowns on LeedCo decision

The Ohio Power Siting Board issued a conditional certificate providing Icebreaker Windpower, Inc. an opportunity to move forward with the construction of six wind turbines in Lake Erie. LEEDCo is not happy. Of course not, they are never happy unless they are in charge of the bargaining...unless they are the BigDog in the room...unless they are … Continue reading Ohio smiles while BigWind frowns on LeedCo decision

BigWind overflows LANDFILLs in USA

How many times have you been told that renewable energy is GREEN? Really? Read our home page for a reality check...If this picture doesn't shock you, especially when you read we will put 8,000/yr IN a landfill, then you are braindead.... Indestructible wind turbine blades can't easily be crushed, recycled or repurposed Instead they are hacked … Continue reading BigWind overflows LANDFILLs in USA

BigWind Ohio causes Death of American symbol

A majestic American eagle dies a horrific death in NW Ohio. This bird represents our history as an independent country.  Eagles are unique to North America.  They are strong, majestic, bold, and faithful. They are a symbol of strength and determination. They are survivors, until faced with a foreign invader, aka BigWind.  These monstrosities represent the … Continue reading BigWind Ohio causes Death of American symbol

Could this flying piece of turbine kill your kid?

Dear Ohio Power Siting Board and Ohio legislators, WAKE UP! Ohio wind turbine setbacks should NOT be shortened. BigWind does NOT belong next to schools and playgrounds! Setbacks should be increased. BigWind spins well over 100 mph and when parts come loose (or ice), they fly fast and far....  A DAMAGED wind turbine halted a … Continue reading Could this flying piece of turbine kill your kid?

BigWind will “educate” BirdBrains? Nope

I will apologize now, because there is nothing funny about this topic; however, there is something very funny about this Sierra Club quote below, "We are finding out that wind turbines are not as harmful to birds because they become educated" ?!? The birds? They become educated? No, they become DEAD.  Turbines are catastrophic for … Continue reading BigWind will “educate” BirdBrains? Nope

Ohio citizens prevail AGAINST BigWind

Seneca County Commissioners voted 2-1, this week, to "withdraw all previous support of the Seneca Wind and Republic Wind or any proposed wind turbine projects to the maximum extent allowed by law." It is a great day to celebrate our fellow warriors in Seneca County.   sPower, the Seneca Wind developer, had filed a motion … Continue reading Ohio citizens prevail AGAINST BigWind

Ohio Lake Erie fish NOT excited about potential BigWind addition

Fish and Oil don't mix. We find it incredibly sad that people are so incredibly misinformed about industrial wind energy. It is a large part of the 'New Green Deal'. But, read below, and you learn that an industrial wind turbine is anything BUT clean.  400 gallons of industrial lubricants and 55 gallons of oil … Continue reading Ohio Lake Erie fish NOT excited about potential BigWind addition

It’s a ‘mad world’ (for BigWind right now)

Mad dashes, mad men, mad money---its a mad world!! Loads and loads of news this week.  Important Ohio news is presented but the big picture news is a focus this week as well.  It is important to understand the big picture and context in which each local battle is being waged.  The upcoming elections at … Continue reading It’s a ‘mad world’ (for BigWind right now)

Ohio BigWind News and cries to allow them closer to our homes

marec-comments Oh my, where to start? Comments on the Ohio Power Siting Board’s proposed rules have been submitted and are posted on the OPSB website at http://dis.puc.state.oh.us/CaseRecord.aspx?CaseNo=16-1109. Terrence O’Donnell, son of Ohio Supreme Court Justice Terrence O’Donnell, filed two comment letters. One is filed as counsel for the LeedCo Icebreaker project in Lake Erie and … Continue reading Ohio BigWind News and cries to allow them closer to our homes