Added by Frank Haggerty on December 31, 2017 at 7:45pm — No Comments
These are the task force members. Publicover was an alternate.
R. Alec Giffen (Chair), Director, Maine Forest Service
Senator Phillip Bartlett
Juliet Browne, Verrill Dana LLP
Pete Didisheim, Director of Advocacy, Natural Resources Council of Maine
Judith A. Dorsey, Retired Lawyer
Representative Stacey Fitts
1.Never ever present your case unless you control the playing field.
2.Limit public partcipation by:
a. Presenting before or during holidays.
b. Giving short notice whenever possible ..
c. Presenting early in the day and never when at all convenient for the public .
3.Always convince the ruling body to have more time in your presentation than given the opposition.
4.Always restrict or inhibit recordings and…Continue
Added by Thinklike A. Mountain on December 29, 2017 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Added by Eric A. Tuttle on December 29, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Added by Eric A. Tuttle on December 29, 2017 at 10:16am — No Comments
Here's the latest via an email at 2:10PM today, 12/29/17. This, despite the fact that this was announced as a meeting one could audio stream on the EUT website.
12;56 PM Dec 29, 2017 status:
I was just notified by a wind warrior who was in Augusta that "I…Continue
Check out Google's search engines vs. Bing search engines on your own and remember, Google is heavily invested in eagle slaughtering wind energy. Google search engines also filter into their searches, more fraudulent propaganda links. …Continue
East Coast fishermen are turning a wary eye toward an emerging upstart: the offshore wind industry......For fishermen, the broader concern is that offshore wind farms will only lead to more stifling restrictions.
Two Illinois nuclear plants were in jeopardy of closing because even at a low cost of five cents or so per kWh, they were losing a combined $100 million per year because they could not compete with cheap natural gas and wind energy that is subsidized at 2.3¢/kWh. Illinois taxpayers subsidize solar energy at 21¢/kWh. This bill provides these nuclear plants with just 1¢/kWh, and only until market conditions change.
New York’s new Clean Energy Standard includes the…Continue
Added by Dan McKay on December 27, 2017 at 8:30am — No Comments
Massachusetts December 26, 2017
Boone, North Carolina known since the early 1980s that noise from large wind turbines can adversely affect human health. In 1981, physicist Neil Kelley and colleagues reported their investigation of complaints from residents living within 1.5 miles of an experimental…Continue
Added by Frank Haggerty on December 26, 2017 at 8:00am — No Comments
It is incredibly naive to expect the swamp to fix the swamp. Or in this case, expecting the Interior Department to protect our rapidly disappearing migratory bird species from the biggest threat facing birds in the world today, wind energy developments. Instead of protecting migratory species from this industry, the Interior Department has been colluding with and protecting this industry for decades while 200-300 million birds, along with tens…
Added by Jim Wiegand on December 24, 2017 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Massachusetts has a renewable energy goal of 2000 Megawatts of renewable energy by the year 2020.
The only way to achieve this goal is to place projects in Maine!
NIMBY--Next It May Be You
Massachusetts and Falmouth town officials hid a noise warning letter from Vestas wind turbine company that the town-owned wind turbines generate up…Continue
The criminals in the wind industry and Mass legislature leadership will want to look towards their Maine wind plantation more than ever.
Voters in this tiny Berkshire County hilltown, population around 800, overwhelmingly banned all new wind turbine development at a special town meeting. Thursday night's vote was 101-22, far more than the two-thirds majority needed to amend the town's zoning code.…Continue
Added by Eric A. Tuttle on December 23, 2017 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Remember when the 100 megawatt cap on hydro law was challenged every year in the Maine Legislature ?
Remember how the wind and solar zombie representatives said it would wash out all the opportunities for wind and solar, so they refused to remove the cap ?
Well, the people in charge of reliability of New England Electrical Generation have something to say:
Winter Alert - ISO-NE- 2017-2018
NATURAL-GAS-FIRED GENERATION AT RISK OF NOT BEING ABLE TO GET FUEL WHEN…Continue