9 October 2012 0 Comments

Windmills in Arkansas – The Democratic Governor Colludes with Export-Import Bank For Brazilian Company

The Washington Free Beacon reports on the Statist policies of Arkansas’s Democratic Governor in collusion with the federal Export-Import Bank plans to finance a Brazilian “green energy’ windmill company with private tax-payer money. READ MORE How a foreign wind power company took tens of millions of U.S. dollars before laying-off hundreds of Americans Free Beacon […]

14 June 2012 0 Comments

Key Vote Wind Mill Subsidy Federal One Billion Dollars: Lobbyists Arrayed

        “The Tea Party has weakened the clout of the wind lobby, and imperiled the industry’s prized political possession — a billion-dollar “Production Tax Credit.“   U.S. Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-KS), U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC) and U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI)hold a press conference at the U.S. Capitol on March 1, […]

10 May 2012 0 Comments

Global Warming: Yikes, Wind Farms Warm – NIMBY

Great news for NIMBY activists that want public policy to follow the anthropogenic global-warming agenda but don’t want their vistas cluttered.  The wind farms that they support everywhere else but nearby themselves may be part of the problem, according to Reuters: Large wind farms might have a warming effect on the local climate, research in […]

17 March 2012 0 Comments

Windmills Part 4: “Windfall” Favorably Reviewed NYTimes, Huffington Post, PJMedia

“Bootleggers and Baptists” describes how people with diametrically opposed moral interests find common ground and moralists support purist, high-minded government policies that are hijacked by opportunists who undermine the noble purpose intended. PJMedia reviews the documentary Windfall (Feb 12, 2012): Windfall Exposes a Huckster’s Cure  “Windfall is that rare documentary that casts a skeptical gaze […]

16 March 2012 0 Comments

Windmills Part 3: “Windfall”, A Documentary – Wind Turbines and A Liberal Double Sandard

WINDFALL, A REVIEW  BY ROGER EBERT  February 1, 2012 is a surprising positive review by a Hollywood Liberal of a documentary   that demonstrates the negatives of  wind power and the double standard between politically correct ‘green power’ and politically unfavored Marcellus Shale drilling. windmills in your backyard             Richard Ebert writes, in part:  “ […]

13 November 2011 0 Comments

Corporate Cronyism: Millions to Billionaires – Taxpayer Financed Windmills in NY

1) Curious: Management Company That Runs Zuccotti Park (where Occupy Wall Street is camped out) Recently Received $135 Million in Tax Money for New Hampshire’s Largest Wind Farm Owned by Billionaire New York Company, Brookfield Asset Management John Zuccotti, Co-chairman (Ace of Spades October 8, 2011) Brookfield Asset Management, Corporate Crony and its Lobbyists   […]

19 August 2011 0 Comments

Windmills Part 2: Greens Destroy the Pristine Beauty of Nature

Wyoming County’s Endless Mountains marred by 9,000 government subsidized windmill farm. The Times-Tribune July 31st reports: “The majestic peaks of the Endless Mountains hold the promise of cheap, clean energy, but the desire to protect their towering beauty has some protesting the construction of a massive wind farm on the roof of Wyoming County. BP […]

18 August 2011 0 Comments

Windmills Part 1: Greens Kill Bats – Ecological Balance and the Cost of Food

Government subsidized Green Windmills upsetting the ecological balance, killing bug eating bats and costing farmers millions of dollars. In Allegheny County, bats save farmers an estimated $642,986 in a year. That’s nothing compared with more agricultural counties in the region such as Somerset ($6.7 million saved), Washington ($5.5 million) or Westmoreland ($6.1 million). In all […]