Tag: subsidies

Are some Ohio county commissioners beginning to sweat?

"If you can't stand the heat, then get out of the kitchen!" That famous phrase comes to mind so quickly when I read this article. Are these commissioners receiving some strong feedback from their county residents? It is true that Logan county commissioners do not have the right to stop the Scioto Ridge wind farm- … Continue reading Are some Ohio county commissioners beginning to sweat?

Is Iberdrola being “hypocritical” or just making a “critical” error?

Yesterday, this blog mentioned that European exec's were calling for an end to the distorting subsidies for wind power; that group includes the CEO of Iberdrola, developer of wind farms in NW Ohio. Ironically, however, it is the Iberdrola US rep, Eric Thumma, leading the charge against Ohio SB 58 - in other words, he … Continue reading Is Iberdrola being “hypocritical” or just making a “critical” error?