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Category Archives: Edison Mission Group
Bankruptcy and the corporate skunks
You know, skunks get a bad rap! I admit they do get a little funky at times, but mostly when you mess with them or, worse, run over them with your car. But that smell is nothing compared to what’s … Continue reading
Posted in Decommission, Edison Mission Group, Energy Ethics, Industrial Wind Taxes, Mineral County WV, Pinnacle Wind Farm, Wind Power subsidies, Wind tax rebates Tagged bankrupt pensions, bankruptcy law, Corporate bankruptcy, corporate greed, corporate skunks, decommission agreement, Edison Internatonal, Edison Mission bankruptcy, Edison Mission Energy, NRG Energy, Pinnacle Wind Farm 2 Comments
Another speed bump for Edison Mission bankruptcy plan
First the IRS … and now the Securities and Exchange Commission says Edison Mission’s plan “to emerge from bankruptcy shouldn’t be approved because its corporate shell could be used in violation of federal law …” Full story at Bloomberg – … Continue reading
IRS urges court to reject Edison Mission bankruptcy plan
“The Internal Revenue Service urged an Illinois bankruptcy judge Wednesday to deny Edison Mission Energy’s Chapter 11 plan, saying it contained numerous provisions that infringed on the agency’s $1.3 billion tax claim against the estate” Full article behind a pay-wall. … Continue reading
Darn! If we’d only known!
From the New England College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine – Michael A. Nissenbaum, MD – “In summary, in many IWT (industrial wind turbine) projects, the preconstruction sound modeling has underestimated the eventual real world sound levels those turbine projects eventually … Continue reading
Chalk up another lawsuit for WV wind plant.
Add the Mike Haywood Group to the growing list of lawsuits filed against the Pinnacle wind plant in Mineral County WV – “Developer sues over Pinnacle Wind turbine project” This most recent lawsuit seeks, as do other suits we’ve detailed … Continue reading
Lock, stock and lawsuits?
Financially challenged Edison Mission Energy appears to have found a buyer. According to several articles appearing over the last few days a deal with NRG Energy seems to be taking shape. Bankrupt Edison Mission Energy, which local residents know as … Continue reading
All’s not quiet on the western ridgeline.
By now, most folks in the area know that 23 lawsuits were filed in federal court on behalf of 38 area residents against the Pinnacle wind plant above Keyser, WV. The locals cite mental and physical health problems related to … Continue reading
Industrial wind is a “flexible” electricity generator – for all the wrong reasons.
This exchange between Melissa Francis of the Fox Business Channel and Denise Bode of the American Wind Energy Association is an instant classic. The interview is titled Wind Energy Tax Credit a Help or Distorting the Market? and can be … Continue reading
Posted in Edison Mission Group, Energy Subsidies, natural gas, Pinnacle Wind Farm, Wind Energy Shenanigans, Wind Power subsidies Tagged Allegheny Mountains, American Wind Energy Association, Denise Bode, flexible fuel, Fox Business Channel, industrial wind, Keyser WV, Melissa Francis, Natural gas 4 Comments
My boss would have fired the whole bunch!
The Public Service Commission of West Virginia has a Vision Statement. Have a look at Vision Statement Item 4: “An improvement in the standard of living and quality of life for the people of West Virginia” Reading this statement, folks … Continue reading
Posted in Edison Mission Group, Pinnacle Wind Farm, West Virginia Wind, WV PSC Hearing - Pinnacle Knob, WV State Government Tagged edison international, Edison Mission Energy, industrial wind, Pinnacle Wind Farm, Quality of Life, West Virginia, wind company bankruptcy, Wind energy, wind turbine, wind turbine noise, WV Public Service Commission 8 Comments
Edison Mission Energy, owner of WV wind farm, may file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Edison Mission Bonds Worth 54 Cents in Bankruptcy, JPMorgan Says Don’t say we didn’t warn you! – Edison Mission Group – “deteriorating financial conditions” – March 1, 2012 And these poor souls actually invested in EMG – Invest teacher pension … Continue reading
Posted in Edison Mission Group Tagged Bankruptcy, Edison Mission Group, pension funds, teacher pension fund 4 Comments