This week several filings have been made with the Ohio Power Siting Board. Union Neighbors United has requested a rehearing on the OPSB’s approval of Everpower’s motion to extend the certificate expiration date in Phase I of Buckeye Wind. Ohio law requires that extensions be granted only after applications to amend a certificate are investigated, subjected to … Continue reading BigWind creates ‘Chaos’ at the Ohio Power Siting Board
Whether or not you approve of Senator Seitz' politics, you must give him credit for the unabashed COURAGE he displays when he is passionate about something. He is a bulldog in a fight! The day after the Senate’s momentous vote to freeze the renewable mandate, the political machinations are gearing up. Democratic candidate for Governor, … Continue reading Ohio Legislator follows the $ and calls out Honda for bullying competition
Ohio does not require money in escrow to protect our citizens from a company going bankrupt. Our bonds aren't even big enough to pay for the cranes which will dismantle the machines, but this county was SMART. Why is Everpower requesting this? Could it be that they plan to leave this area after a short … Continue reading Is Everpower trying to ‘pull the wool’ over a county’s eyes?
Does anyone really believe this is an accurate depiction of the supposed view of (almost 500 ft) turbines that will be placed near Indian Lake? The Honda turbine is highly visible, but these are mere specks! Everpower, which has been given permission by the OPSB, to build an industrial wind site in Logan and Hardin … Continue reading ‘Other side’ of the Ohio wind turbine survey
Everpower wants to grab N Central Ohio and this article about their battle in NY should provide some encouragement. It appears as though the NY battle began in 2011 and it has hit a serious roadblock. On an additional note, it is rumored that Senator Cliff Hite is continuing to negotiate on Everpower's behalf … Continue reading EverPower isn’t EverLasting in NY; maybe they’ll leave Ohio, too!