Tag: land

The DARK side of BigWind and SolarSkillets

As BigWind and SolarSkillets(burn birds) spread across our state, we must become educated about their origins, their realities, their TRUE impacts on OUR land, OUR environments, OUR homes. Don't let your neighbors bury their heads in the sand over this. These Wind and Solar projects will last, in our neighborhoods, our towns, our regions, for … Continue reading The DARK side of BigWind and SolarSkillets

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

IKEA/APEX BigWind problem causes LIENS to be Filed Against Local Farmers (Illinois)

How is this possible? Isn't BigWind great for our communities? Isn't IKEA a great store to shop in? They support renewable energy, so how can that be bad? Your mother probably taught you that if something 'seems' too good to be true, then it probably is. The $$$ that rolls into local farmers and communities … Continue reading IKEA/APEX BigWind problem causes LIENS to be Filed Against Local Farmers (Illinois)