Windfarms in Ohio pit environmentalists against residents

Despite it being a booming business, many Ohio residents are not happy with wind farms mainly due to the noise and their scenery being ruined. So much so that some are organizing against them. The Columbus Dispatch profiles retired 61-year old school teacher Brenda DeLong who belongs to the group Citizens for Clear Skies. DeLong…

Renewable wind and solar farms as green pollution

Sheila Gunn Reid of RebelMedia reports, the New Democrats have a big plan for Alberta, Canada’s beautiful countryside – they want to turn it into a graveyard for rusty wind turbines and toxic solar panels! She demonstrates that abandoned wind and solar farms are all over the place once government subsidies dry up and companies…

Where Have All the Eagles Gone?

Since Independence Day was this week, one other thing to highlight are the thousands of American Eagles killed by wind turbines supported by environmentalists. The American Bald Eagle is the symbol of the United States of America and at one point was considered an endangered species. It may be classified endangered again resulting from the…

The True Cost of Wind

Futurism published an article claiming that wind power has become cheaper than fossil fuels. This claim is not true, wind power is the most expensive and subsidized more than every other energy source. In the below video, Ryan M. Yonk, Research Fellow at the Independent Institute, presents interesting and little-known facts, that demystify wind power’s…

Environmentalists accused of “cherry picking” data on renewables

Anti-windfarm campaigners in Scotland state the World Wildlife Fund of Scotland was selective of the official data related to research done on certain renewable energy sources. The accusations come as opponents of renewables accuse environmentalists of twisting the facts about recent energy production from wind and solar farms. According to The Press and Journal: The…