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10 10, 2019

Dispatch-Argus: Wind farm opponents learn about the impact of wind turbines

2019-10-16T12:57:18-05:00October 10th, 2019|Green Groups, Media Coverage, Scandal, Windmills|

by Lisa Hammer Dispatch-Argus GALVA, Ill. — Opponents of a proposed wind farm in east-central Henry County gathered at Black Hawk East College this week to hear about the impact of wind turbines on quality of life and the local landscape. Kendall Guither, of Informed Farmer Coalition, who farms between Walnut and Ohio, Ill., talked [...]

1 10, 2019

Grimes: California Power Outages: Extreme Weather, Extreme Energy Shortages, or Extreme Litigation?

2019-10-21T11:39:35-05:00October 1st, 2019|California, Grimes, Media Coverage, Windmills|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe There is no increase in summer temps, but the renewable energy mandate is being ramped up San Francisco based Pacific Gas & Electric recently warned customers on that it could turn off power in six Northern California counties as a public safety precaution to help reduce [...]

22 03, 2019

Walcher: The answer is blowin’ in the wind

2019-03-27T12:00:16-05:00March 22nd, 2019|Media Coverage, Renewable Energy, Walcher, Windmills|

by E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow Greg Walcher As appearing in the Daily Sentinel If we switched all our electric generation to wind energy, how much brighter would our future be? We have been warned about the effects of climate change for years, and a fairly strong majority of Americans believe there is cause for [...]

24 02, 2019

The County Press: Wind turbine opponents pack meeting

2019-02-25T13:18:17-05:00February 24th, 2019|Martis, Media Coverage, Windmills|

by Phil Foley The County Press NORTH BRANCH TWP. — More than 150 filled a meeting room at North Branch Wesleyan Church Tuesday (Feb. 19) night to hear the other side of the wind energy debate. Last month the North Branch Township Hall meeting room was standing room only for a presentation by three wind [...]

30 10, 2018

MasterResource: Citizen Martis Draws Ire from Big Green (countering wind power shoestring by shoestring)

2018-10-30T16:07:37-05:00October 30th, 2018|Bad Science, Conflict of Interest, Martis, Media Coverage, Windmills|

by Robert Bradley, Jr. Master Resource In “Coal-Backed Anti-Wind Guru Barrels into Ohio’s Seneca County to Attack Wind Energy,” Scott Peterson, executive director of Checks and Balances Project, “an investigative blog that seeks to hold government officials, lobbyists and corporate management accountable to the public,” goes after one regular citizen, Kevon Martis. Citizen Martis is [...]

18 10, 2018

National Wind Watch: Wind turbines in Michigan criticized at Bay County meeting

2018-10-22T16:41:06-05:00October 18th, 2018|Conflict of Interest, Martis, Media Coverage, Windmills|

by Chris Ehrmann National Wind Watch KAWKAWLIN, MI – Township officials from around Michigan and a group of about 300 citizens gathered Tuesday in Bay County at a forum where they heard from a speaker critical of wind energy. Energy companies are looking at several sites in Bay County as possible locations for a new [...]

28 09, 2018

Energy Central News: Local VFW to host industrial wind turbine program Oct. 2nd #IL to Include E&E Legal’s Kevon Martis

2018-10-11T13:51:08-05:00September 28th, 2018|Martis, Media Coverage, Windmills|

Energy Central News The local V.F.W. Post #1379 will host an informational session regarding industrial wind turbines next Tuesday at 6 p.m. There are two scheduled guest speakers for this October 2nd event. Kevon Martis is a Senior Policy Fellow at the Energy and Environment Legal Institute in Washington, D.C. Read more.

7 06, 2018

windAction: Seneca Anti-Wind Union (SAWU) meeting draws huge crowd

2018-06-12T13:22:22-05:00June 7th, 2018|Green Groups, Martis, Media Coverage, Scandal, Windmills|

by Richard Stegman If one drives from Bellevue to Attica you will notice the numerous Anti-Wind for Seneca County signs in the front yards of homes. They do far out-number the Pro-Wind Energy signs. One will also be struck that most of the pro-wind signs are in areas without homes; just open fields. And on [...]

18 02, 2018

Pharos-Tribune: Zoning, water come up at wind meeting

2018-02-20T18:03:36-05:00February 18th, 2018|Martis, Media Coverage, Renewable Energy, Renewable Subsidies, Scandal, Windmills|

by Mitchell Kirk Pharos-Tribune Regulations in Cass County fall short of ones an advocate of wind turbine zoning says are necessary for health, safety and welfare. Kevon Martis, former vice chairman of the Riga Township Planning Commission in southeastern Michigan's Lenawee County, addressed a crowd of about 230 in the Community Center at the Cass [...]