But totally OK to force their ratepayers to buy wind power from Maine. BRASS.
By Brad Blake
Monday, September 23, 2013
The smallest amount of googling shows this business consultant has long been stumping for wind. For example, from October 6, 2009:
EmploymentDevelopment Trends inGermany’s Wind Industry as a Modelfor Maine…Continue
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By ALANNA DURKIN The Associated Press…Continue
Yesterday we learned of the Number Nine Wind Farm, a 250 megawatt wind project to be built in Aroostook County, Maine. The developer is EDP Renewables North America LLC, which the state described as "an international leader in large-scale wind…Continue
Businessman T. Boone Pickens was dropped from the Forbes 400 list of richest Americans after losing much of his fortune in the wind farming industry.
According to Forbes, Pickens’ fortune …
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Wind turbines near residential areas are devastating to home values
According to NYISO’s Goldbook, New York State’s installed wind factories averaged a pathetic 23.5% Capacity Factor in 2012. New York State wind factories are …Continue
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The word is getting out.
Perhaps wind industry employees who pick up the daily bird kill will have to find other work someday.
An earlier post being reposted for the benefit of new members.
The following is a written response to the issues raised in the review of wind power permitting by the Office of Energy Independence and Security as requested by the legislature in resolve LD 1366. As co-chairs of the Citizen’s Task Force on Wind Power, a statewide coalition of more than 400 citizens…Continue
Eon, RWE and Iberdrola have joined with six of Europe's other leading utilities to warn that the EU's energy policies are putting security of supply at risk, the FT reported this morning.
GDF Suez chief executive Gérard Mestrallet and Paolo Scaroni, head of Italian oil group Eni, were expected to present proposals from the group of companies for the reform of the system to the European Parliament today (Tuesday).
The pair were…
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HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Sept. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center, …
Email sent to select list of recipients dated 9/10/13 below.
Need to isolate what the exact revisions are.