Tag: milo schaffner

Wake up Ohio Senator Cliff Hite. Will the people reelect you next time?

Unfortunately, Mr. Schaffner (an anti-'wind'er) was not successful in his efforts to unseat Senator Hite; however, pay attention Mr. Hite. Van Wert county is, currently, your only county with industrial wind turbines…that won't be the case for long. In this only county with turbines, Mr. Schaffner carried 49.8% of the votes. Consider this a wake … Continue reading Wake up Ohio Senator Cliff Hite. Will the people reelect you next time?

Ohio Senator Cliff Hite is challenged for his unconditional support of BigWind

Thank you to all who called members of Congress this week to oppose extension of the Production Tax Credit.  The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) big lobbying push on Tuesday was timed to get out ahead of Rep. Dave Camp’s release on Wednesday of his proposal for comprehensive tax reform.  In a report from E&E … Continue reading Ohio Senator Cliff Hite is challenged for his unconditional support of BigWind

Ouch! Ohio Senator Cliff Hite- this testimony against BigWind STINGS!

Yesterday was a very good day in the Ohio Senate on several levels.  Testimony offered in support of SB 34 to repeal the Ohio Renewable Mandate was given by several witnesses in the nuclear engineering field who discussed the promise of new technology but who asserted that a mandate of any kind sends signals to the financing … Continue reading Ouch! Ohio Senator Cliff Hite- this testimony against BigWind STINGS!