BigWind does NOT generate a windfall for the communities in which it resides and Van Wert is no exception. BigWind avoids paying tax, thanks to the PILOT (payment in lieu of taxes) that they INSIST each community accepts. Additionally, they are given dozens of other incentives/subsidies to bully their way into a community. BigWind is a plague on our grid and it will increase our electricity rates. Let us say thank you to this mayor for stating some hard facts and numbers, so the public can see the truth. Unfortunately, our legislators are being told another, completely different story from the BigWind lobbyists. Senator Cliff Hite is a perfect example, as he appears to do everything he can to pave the way for more BigWind in Ohio. Please share these truths with YOUR legislator…because most are drinking the BigWind koolaid….
By Jerry Mazur
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