Here We Go Again . . . . New News from OUR Governor!

Governor Mills is at it again. With all the shortfalls in government funding facing Maine in the age of Covid, Janet has decided this is the time to put turbines in the ocean 20 - 40 miles offshore in an experiment to see if they are viable. She is supposedly partnering with the fishing industry to try this. They have no idea of the cost of this folly, the impact to the fishing industry, the impact to the shipping lanes that are roughly in this corridor, whether they can even sell the energy for a reasonable price, what maintenance costs will be, whether floating turbines are even viable this far offshore, etc, etc.

This is also being floated (sic) by the University of Maine and their loco crew. I am horrified that this is even being brought up at this point. We have been shielded for the last four years from this lunacy, but with things like they are now . . . . we all know what that means . . . . get ready for the onslaught of more of these plans.

https://www.pressherald.com/2020/11/20/mills-plans-nations-first-of...

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Comment by Thinklike A. Mountain on November 20, 2020 at 10:51pm

One more reminder to patriots: Do Not Concede.

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Hannah Pingree on the Maine expedited wind law

Hannah Pingree - Director of Maine's Office of Innovation and the Future

"Once the committee passed the wind energy bill on to the full House and Senate, lawmakers there didn’t even debate it. They passed it unanimously and with no discussion. House Majority Leader Hannah Pingree, a Democrat from North Haven, says legislators probably didn’t know how many turbines would be constructed in Maine."

https://pinetreewatch.org/wind-power-bandwagon-hits-bumps-in-the-road-3/

 

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Maine Center For Public Interest Reporting – Three Part Series: A CRITICAL LOOK AT MAINE’S WIND ACT

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(excerpts) From Part 1 – On Maine’s Wind Law “Once the committee passed the wind energy bill on to the full House and Senate, lawmakers there didn’t even debate it. They passed it unanimously and with no discussion. House Majority Leader Hannah Pingree, a Democrat from North Haven, says legislators probably didn’t know how many turbines would be constructed in Maine if the law’s goals were met." . – Maine Center for Public Interest Reporting, August 2010 https://www.pinetreewatchdog.org/wind-power-bandwagon-hits-bumps-in-the-road-3/From Part 2 – On Wind and Oil Yet using wind energy doesn’t lower dependence on imported foreign oil. That’s because the majority of imported oil in Maine is used for heating and transportation. And switching our dependence from foreign oil to Maine-produced electricity isn’t likely to happen very soon, says Bartlett. “Right now, people can’t switch to electric cars and heating – if they did, we’d be in trouble.” So was one of the fundamental premises of the task force false, or at least misleading?" https://www.pinetreewatchdog.org/wind-swept-task-force-set-the-rules/From Part 3 – On Wind-Required New Transmission Lines Finally, the building of enormous, high-voltage transmission lines that the regional electricity system operator says are required to move substantial amounts of wind power to markets south of Maine was never even discussed by the task force – an omission that Mills said will come to haunt the state.“If you try to put 2,500 or 3,000 megawatts in northern or eastern Maine – oh, my god, try to build the transmission!” said Mills. “It’s not just the towers, it’s the lines – that’s when I begin to think that the goal is a little farfetched.” https://www.pinetreewatchdog.org/flaws-in-bill-like-skating-with-dull-skates/

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