Tag Archives: West Virginia Wind

Time to focus

For anyone wishing to educate themselves about Industrial Wind, beyond the information made available by the wind industry’s well financed AWEA (American Wind Energy Association), there are excellent sites which continue to provide news, information and studies.  These are operated … Continue reading

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Yeah, but that was in Minnesota! The wind plant tax deal we have here is rock solid!

From The Worthington Daily Globe via The Industrial Wind Action Group, “Counties deal with tax issues on turbines” by Julie Buntjer. November 11, 2009 by Julie Buntjer in Worthington Daily Globe WORTHINGTON – A couple of years ago, Murray County … Continue reading

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AFL-CIO, upset about China/US Wind venture, says, “Hell No! We Won’t Send Our Tax Dollars to China!”

In line with the position of Democratic Senator Charles Schumer of New York, the AFL-CIO is concerned that the newly announced consortium of Chinese/American companies, formed to build a massive wind installation in Texas, is being funded by US Taxpayers, … Continue reading

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Will Pinnacle Knob be built with obsolete turbines? If completed within the next few years the answer may well be yes.

For the sake of argument, let’s say the two year old computer I’m using has capacity and functionality to support my growing business for, at least, the next three years.  Unless it breaks, I would be a little nuts to … Continue reading

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