This issue will review the political landscape in Washington, D.C. and Ohio. One thing is certain: BigWind and BigSun are thrilled with a Biden Presidency. There are a number of excellent articles in this issue, especially those by Robert Bryce and Michael Shellenberger who give us a bit of the bigger picture and why renewables … Continue reading Renewables muddle OH politics
These are terrifying times indeed...Covid, GreenNewDeal ,election turmoil... This report deals with wind and solar matters specifically while the second report will address policy both at the state and federal levels with a focus on a Biden agenda as well as where things stand in the Ohio General Assembly. Hot, hot, hot in Allen County … Continue reading Is it time to flee from OH BigWind/BigSun?
The hated and completely phony Conservatives for a Clean Energy Future have announced their 2020 Clean Energy Champions: State Sen. Stephanie Kunze (R-Hilliard), Reps. David Greenspan (R-Westlake) and Gary Scherer (R-Circleville), and Paulding County Commissioner Roy Klopfenstein are the winners. They join that distinguished group of previous green energy toadies including state Sen. Matt Dolan … Continue reading Beware of the BigGreen Monster
The debate over repeal of HB 6 continues with some speculating the Ohio Senate will repeal the law before the election. No word on what the House might do. It is clear to us that whatever happens, the citizens of NW Ohio will wind up as some sort of collateral damage. There are powerful lobbyists … Continue reading BigWind is about to cause damage to Ohioans
As BigWind and SolarSkillets(burn birds) spread across our state, we must become educated about their origins, their realities, their TRUE impacts on OUR land, OUR environments, OUR homes. Don't let your neighbors bury their heads in the sand over this. These Wind and Solar projects will last, in our neighborhoods, our towns, our regions, for … Continue reading The DARK side of BigWind and SolarSkillets
BigWind, is again, seeking stimulus $. Various senators have submitted a letter of request to Treasury Secy' Mnuchin. Such would qualify as the 13th federal subsidy extension for wind power, dating back to 1992. Yet back in 1986, amid California’s wind subsidies, a representative of the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) stated: “The U.S. wind … Continue reading BigWind needs MORE stimulus$? Smoke screen!
A big hooray for Sandusky County where the County Commissioners have rescinded their designation as an Alternative Energy Zone (AEZ). The vote cancelled the action taken 7 years ago. Readers will recall that the Seneca County Commissioners rescinded their AEZ earlier this summer and it took effect June 30th. The OPSB Public Hearing for … Continue reading Hooray! Seneca county rescinds AEZ and HB6 passes
I don't know about you, but I think I pay enough in taxes. Particularly, when I read the '50 examples of government waste' by the Heritage Foundation. Enough is enough. MIT has a tremendous reputation of graduating and recruiting some of the brightest minds in America. It is no surprise, then, that they have confirmed … Continue reading Are you willing to pay more taxes to support BigWind? See what MIT thinks
The Huron County Greenwich Windpark project is in the spotlight this week as citizens continue to battle what they believe has been an unfair and legally questionable process before the Ohio Power Siting Board. We imagine many Ohio communities feel empathy for the Greenwich residents. One issue that is in dispute concerns the OPSB’s interpretation … Continue reading Are Ohio’s farmers beginning to say NO to BigWind, but YES to solar?