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Tag Archives: Edison Mission Energy
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
A tale of two investors … it’s all about the subsidies!
The largest Dutch pension administrator, APG, decided not to invest in wind farms, “and is choosing to put money into fossil fuels instead.” Why? Seems the fund management is “wary of investing because of the insecure role that government subsidies … Continue reading
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
Pinnacle – industrial wind’s fruit cake?
The holiday season is almost here. It’s nearly time for the 100 year old fruit cake to make it’s trip to the next victim of re-gifting. To use a joke I heard some time ago, there is suspicion that all … Continue reading
Posted in Dan's Mountain Wind LLC, Mineral County WV, Pinnacle Wind Farm, US WindForce Tagged Dan's Mountain Wind force LLC, edison international, Edison Mission Energy, industrial wind lawsuits, NRG Energy, Pinnacle, Pinnacle wind project, turbine noise, US WindForce LLC, West Virginia Public Service Commission, WV wind 1 Comment
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
“by all accounts” … well, sorta
Add one more to the list of Federal lawsuits against the Pinnacle wind plant above Keyser, WV. According to The Republic, Ms. Anna Bell Saville has filed suit in federal court asking for an injunction to shut down the 23 … 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
MD PSC should deny Dan’s Mountain Wind Force LLC’s request to extend construction start deadline
Editor’s note: We thank Ms. K. Darlene Park for providing us with a copy of the letter she recently sent to the Maryland Public Service Commission in response to the request by Dan’s Mountain Wind Force LLC to extend the … Continue reading
Posted in Allegheny Mountains, Dan's Mountain Wind LLC Tagged Allegany County Maryland, Allegheny Mountains, Dan's Mountain Wind force LLC, Edison Mission Energy, industrial wind, Laurel Renewable Partners LLC, Maryland Public Service Commission, US WindForce LLC, Western Maryland industrial wind, Wind turbines 1 Comment
“Just the facts, ma’am.”
I’ve taken a bit of a break here at Allegheny Treasures. The original focus of the blog was industrial wind in the Alleghenies but, with a lot of help, the effort expanded a bit. In recent weeks I’ve decided to … Continue reading
Posted in Allegheny Mountains, Energy Subsidies, Industrial Wind Health Issues, Pinnacle Wind Farm Tagged Don Ashby, Edison Mission Energy, Frank Maisano, industrial wind infant industry, NBC 4 Washington, Pinnacle wind, Richard Braithwaite, Section 1603 subsidy, Tisha Thompson, US Debt, wind turbine noise, WV Public Service Commission Leave a comment
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