Tag: opsb

BigWind experience reveals this wisdom

Why is experience so valuable? One reason is that it should make us wise to avoid mistakes of the past. Unfortunately, our elected legislators choose to heed the advice of slick salespeople, rather than seek the experience and wisdom of the people who elected them into office. Read below, about the wise experiences of Iowa … Continue reading BigWind experience reveals this wisdom

BigWind ‘pouts’ as Ohio citizens gain a voice

Yesterday afternoon Representative Bill Reineke worked to get language that he drafted into the new version of current bill HB 6. This language establishes a local vote by effected Townships within a given industrial wind turbine project. This would happen only after the project goes through the currently in place process with the Ohio Power … Continue reading BigWind ‘pouts’ as Ohio citizens gain a voice

Reducing BigWind setbacks will squeeze people out

BigWind is working hard in the Ohio legislature to reduce turbine setbacks. One might ask what the title means? Turbines and People do not belong together and that is why we have setbacks. Setbacks are PROTECTIVE for Ohio residents and wildlife and property rights. Without them, we may as well live in the Wild West. … Continue reading Reducing BigWind setbacks will squeeze people out

Logan county, Ohio says NO to BigWind, but it doesn’t matter…

Yesterday Jason Dagger presented Innogy's update to the Scioto Ridge Wind Project which is sited primarily in Hardin County with a spillover of approximately 10 turbines into Logan County. This is an OPSB approved project.  As the 2016 Examiner report explains, EverPower declared they would not build in Logan County without the PILOT.  The Logan … Continue reading Logan county, Ohio says NO to BigWind, but it doesn’t matter…

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

BigWind in Seneca county, Ohio forced to press the Brakes (Delay)

Seneca Wind Petitions The OPSB for a Two-Month Delay in their Project and Hearings As many things have come crashing down around sPower in the last few months it appears that they are officially struggling to continue on with their schedule as they had originally planned. According to a document filed today on the OPSB's … Continue reading BigWind in Seneca county, Ohio forced to press the Brakes (Delay)

BigWind ‘Spinning’ the TRUTH

The New Year is staring off with gusto!  A must watch video has been produced by the Seneca Anti-Wind Union coalition.  Everyone – we mean everyone should watch this video, share it on your social media, send it to your friends and think about ways your community can activate your neighbors.   Watch https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=pzg8qPOgI7s. Next, educate … Continue reading BigWind ‘Spinning’ the TRUTH