Tag: property

Seek wise counsel BEFORE signing w BigWind

Thank you, to this attorney, who recognizes that people are being taken advantage of by BigWind.  This industry is allowed to go door-to-door and persuade individuals to sign away their rights. Rights to land ownership, health, privacy etc... I marvel how many South Dakota landowners sign a wind turbine agreement or an oil and gas … Continue reading Seek wise counsel BEFORE signing w BigWind

Ohio Mayor shares the realities of BigWind in Van Wert, Ohio

BigWind does NOT generate a windfall for the communities in which it resides and Van Wert is no exception. BigWind avoids paying tax, thanks to the PILOT (payment in lieu of taxes) that they INSIST each community accepts.  Additionally, they are given dozens of other incentives/subsidies to bully their way into a community.  BigWind is … Continue reading Ohio Mayor shares the realities of BigWind in Van Wert, Ohio

Ohio should revise BigWind law to pay for home DEvaluation, like New York just did!

Mathew McConaughey said it best, "alright, alright, alright"!  Look at the setbacks, along with the protections to a village and property owners. Apex, however, is cringing at these changes and they do NOT want to see them repeat here, in Ohio. We can dream, though... The Somerset Town Board approved a local law Wednesday amending … Continue reading Ohio should revise BigWind law to pay for home DEvaluation, like New York just did!

Ohio wind sites now ‘on hold’ now

Does anyone else think this article is coincidental to appear the day after a front page article which covered the Democratic governor candidates opposition to SB 310 and HB 483? The Lima News is showing preferential support of a Democratic candidate and our media should not be doing this. Anyway, this article makes us want … Continue reading Ohio wind sites now ‘on hold’ now