Tag: Van Wert county

HB6, BigWind and Who? Sarah’s back in the saddle

As the election draws closer, things seem more desperate and chaotic.  In Ohio, the “Repeal HB6” crowd is pushing this complicated issue with great urgency, hoping the Republican-controlled legislature will panic and repeal the law without a replacement.  On another front, “Operation Grant” comprised of alleged Republicans (Never Trumpers) are pushing their support for the … Continue reading HB6, BigWind and Who? Sarah’s back in the saddle

Are the tides ‘turning’ in formerly friendly BigWind areas???

As BigWind (plans) a spread across Ohio, Iowa has begun a quiet revolt. Iowa, home to thousands of turbines, now has individuals who are EDUCATED/INFORMED about the risks associated with these machines.  Has the tide begun to turn against BigWind there?  Have you joined a local anti-wind Ohio group? Have you become informed? The time … Continue reading Are the tides ‘turning’ in formerly friendly BigWind areas???

BigWind gets beat Big in Ohio and Indiana

There is hope. As the truth about industrial wind turbines spreads, the people speak...through their votes. Do NOT get complacent, however, as BigWind has lobbyists who constantly approach our legislators. We reported, yesterday that Van Wert County, Ohio, had a big win as their anti-wind Commissioner candidate beat a candidate who is a lease holder and … Continue reading BigWind gets beat Big in Ohio and Indiana

Apex Clean Energy handed big ‘blow’ in Van Wert, Ohio

  The Van Wert county overwhelmingly said NO to a county commissioner who strongly supported  Apex Clean Energy!  The same occurred, across the border, in Cass County, IN... ...The TRUTH is hard to hide and it is out. BigWind is a bully across America. It divides families and communities and damages our energy security b/c … Continue reading Apex Clean Energy handed big ‘blow’ in Van Wert, Ohio

Time to cut through the BigWind bull in Ohio…

Reading below, you would 'think' that the Mercer county engineer did something odd, by notifying county residents that BigWind was, again, prowling in the area. The reality? Apex, which apparently now wants to be called, ACE, SCHEDULED A MEETING WITH THE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS, MID MONTH...ACE has, since this, CANCELLED their meeting.  Their failure to build … Continue reading Time to cut through the BigWind bull in Ohio…

Stay vigilant: Proof that BigWind spreads like an algae bloom

We are thankful that Allen County, Ohio, said NO to Apex Clean Energy and denied the use of the RR to build an energy transmission line. One argument was that industrial wind sites spread like an algae bloom.  In other words, the boundaries of the initial site expand over time, in multiple phases. What may … Continue reading Stay vigilant: Proof that BigWind spreads like an algae bloom

List of BigWind REJECTIONS all over the USA. Need help? Look here!

Do you wonder what other states are doing to fight BigWind? It is a growing list of actions that have been taken to protect individuals and communities. Please click the link, below and view the spreadsheet and see if there has been an action that could help you!!! An interesting addition to our post from … Continue reading List of BigWind REJECTIONS all over the USA. Need help? Look here!

BREAKING NEWS: Ohio Commissioners reject BigWind PILOT

  This is earth shattering!!! Bravo!! Let us pray that this inspires future counties to do the same... The Logan County Commissioners voted unanimously late Tuesday to reject EverPower’s request for a payment in lieu of taxes to build 18 wind turbines in northern Logan County.... “The Logan County Board of County Commissioners is not convinced … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Ohio Commissioners reject BigWind PILOT

BigWind tax loss hits county, SCHOOL districts

Ohio should learn a lesson from the mistakes in California. Our schools cannot afford to make these mistakes! What will happen in Paulding county when these realities hit? Van Wert schools must be thankful that they don't receive a dime from the turbines just North of the city.  The facts, below, expose 2 dirty truths … Continue reading BigWind tax loss hits county, SCHOOL districts

BigWind provides ‘fireworks in the fall’ for Benton County, Indiana

Don't you just love America's 4th of July celebrations? We do, but not in the middle of a farm field on top of a wind turbine. BP Wind Energy owns this turbine and they have sold their wind business to Apex.  We have blogged, recently, about how Apex now has purchased the wind leases in Southern … Continue reading BigWind provides ‘fireworks in the fall’ for Benton County, Indiana

Ouch! Ohio Senator Cliff Hite- this testimony against BigWind STINGS!

Yesterday was a very good day in the Ohio Senate on several levels.  Testimony offered in support of SB 34 to repeal the Ohio Renewable Mandate was given by several witnesses in the nuclear engineering field who discussed the promise of new technology but who asserted that a mandate of any kind sends signals to the financing … Continue reading Ouch! Ohio Senator Cliff Hite- this testimony against BigWind STINGS!