When the wind blows too hard, and there is not enough draw on the grid, the turbines have to be shut down. That means that the wind producers can't make money, and they now are being PAID to shut down their turbines. You just can't make this stuff up. How inefficient!!!!! How STUPID!!!! What a waste.
Added by Jim Lutz on September 29, 2012 at 1:34pm — No Comments
There are currently more than 14,000 wind turbines that have been ABANDONED asross the USA. I hope this is not the future of Maine. With the subsidies likely being pulled at the end of this year, who is going to have to pay for removing the towers that have already been put up? They needed 15 years to fund the removal costs according to Maine Law. We are not there yet, but it is something to think about. …Continue
Added by Jim Lutz on September 29, 2012 at 12:52pm — No Comments
The following article outlines some of the best information regarding the Wind Industry throughout the world. I think it is imperative we know all the facts, and where to find data to back them up. It is quite a read, but well worth it.…Continue
Added by Jim Lutz on September 16, 2012 at 10:56am — No Comments
This may or may not be posted as a comment in the paper. They are screening and it is "awaiting Moderation".
I don't begrudge anyone from starting up a new business that they think might improve the quality of life, create jobs, make a profit, improve technology nad make Maine a leader. But Industrial Wind does nothing of those things. Gov. King's own words prove it. "I didn't see how I could credibly talk about energy in Maine (as a Senate candidate) while I was in a…
Added by Jim Lutz on September 16, 2012 at 10:13am — No Comments
Another angle on the fraud and theft Angus and Chellie and Obma have done to us. It's time to speak out and expose it.
Added by Jim Lutz on September 9, 2012 at 2:17pm — No Comments
It’s time to call out the pretenders. The article attached to this blog tells us it is time to start asking some deep questions about the alarmists that have an agenda. The agenda is that gaining control over our economies is a factor of making energy so precious that the governments have to take control of them. They have to set up agency upon agency to regulate the way we do business, and make it so expensive that no one can build a business to employ citizens, pay taxes, and build…Continue