Tag: sierra club

BigWind will “educate” BirdBrains? Nope

I will apologize now, because there is nothing funny about this topic; however, there is something very funny about this Sierra Club quote below, "We are finding out that wind turbines are not as harmful to birds because they become educated" ?!? The birds? They become educated? No, they become DEAD.  Turbines are catastrophic for … Continue reading BigWind will “educate” BirdBrains? Nope

Illinois ‘over’pays for BigWind power, will Ohio?

  Wise people learn from the mistakes of others, so they don't repeat the mistakes, themselves. Will Ohio legislators learn from this lesson (and a multitude of other states and countries)? Let us hope so, for the sake of our businesses and residents... For Springfield aldermen opposed to the 10-year-old Sierra Club deal that required … Continue reading Illinois ‘over’pays for BigWind power, will Ohio?

Feds must LIKE mosquitos and crop pests…

The hypocrisy is astounding. Other producers are fined $millions for taking endangered species, but BigWind is given a pass, EVERY time. And, the phrase "kill more than 60 endangered bats during the next 25 years" is laughable. We know these blades THROW birds/bats well beyond the radius that BigWind uses for their statistics. It is … Continue reading Feds must LIKE mosquitos and crop pests…