Added by Eric A. Tuttle on September 9, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments
Added by Eric A. Tuttle on September 8, 2016 at 12:49pm — No Comments
Getting property values reduced,noise, and natural environment destroyed is the " benefit" accrued by wind shyster's projects. Allowing them tax breaks for these "benefits" is breathtaking and indeed insane.
Just Say No!
Even as Rhode Island makes history as the first U.S. state with an offshore wind farm, its people are not so fond of wind turbines sprouting up on land near where they live......Rhode Island is tiny and densely populated. And people who like the idea of wind energy in the abstract rarely want it near their own backyards, …Continue
Added by Long Islander on September 5, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments
Back in 1992, before Bill Clinton’s slimy administration came along, a Danish consortium (consisting primarily of Vestas-Danish Wind Technology proposed an offshore wind turbine project consisting of 20-30 turbines in the breakwater at the Cabrillo Beach fishing pier in San Pedro CA .
The only selling point for the project was that promoters were falsely claiming this project would save 70,000 barrels of oil and eliminate…Continue
Added by Eric A. Tuttle on August 31, 2016 at 3:24pm — No Comments
".....But the massive Hoover Dam, which has a nameplate capacity of 2,000 megawatts, has a capacity factor of only 25 percent. That’s because the flow of a river, like wind, fluctuates over time. So a 50 percent capacity factor for offshore wind energy is actually pretty decent".…Continue
Added by Eric A. Tuttle on August 31, 2016 at 12:56pm — No Comments
Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, the author of the original wind energy tax credit in 1992, said a hypothetical President Trump wouldn’t be able to get rid of wind power in the U.S. as long as he’s alive. The GOP nominee has railed for years that…Continue
Added by Eric A. Tuttle on August 30, 2016 at 12:25pm — No Comments
Added by Eric A. Tuttle on August 30, 2016 at 11:30am — No Comments