APR 25, 2019 | Josephine Danielson, Escanaba | Daily Press LETTER TO THE EDITOR, It is my understanding that there has been an interest in building wind turbines. For many years there have been discussions about the impact on bird, bats and other wildlife. Please do more research. I had hoped to see follow-up articles from The … Continue reading Wind turbine concerns. Escanaba
Broken Blade Wind turbine in Garden, Michigan on May 22, 2019
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L’Anse Township Rejects Zoning Changes Industrial Wind Farms Disallowed on Commercial Forest Land
May 8 2019. The voters in L'Anse Township voted to protect Mount Arvon, Michigan's Highest Point, Along with countless waterfalls, streams and headwaters from industrialization! Some places deserve saving for future generations!
May 7, 2019 Michigan Election results are in. Pro wind Kawkawlin supervisor was recalled 3-1. DTE lost in Jonesfield Township in Saginaw County 59%-41%. And L'Anse Township rejected RES America's plan for wind turbines in the Huron Mountains and Michigamee Highlands 55% - 45%.
The Daily Mining Gazette editorial on May 4th the S.A.V.E. group and its advisor Prof. Waller from NMU persist in the groundless claim that FOHM lacks sources for our data or that the sources are irrelevant. Well, it’s a shame that those people either chose not to attend our presentations (we attended all of the … Continue reading FOHM Response to editorial.
‘No’ vote will put horse before cart APR 23, 2019 | LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Wayne F. Abba | The Daily Mining Gazette To the editor: Your April 16 editorial "Wind farm vote is about money plus much more" cited the alleged benefits of wind power. You warned L’Anse Township voters that it "will be coming" and that … Continue reading ‘No’ vote will put horse before cart.
Upper Peninsula Environmental Coalition Response to "Services And Vibrant Economy’s" Mailing to the Public Titled "SEEK TRUTH — DEMAND PROOF" The Upper Peninsula Environmental Coalition (UPEC) strongly objects to Services And Vibrant Economy’s (SAVE) mailing to the public which misrepresents UPEC’s position on Renewable Energy System’s (RES)’s proposed Summit Lake wind energy project. SAVE’s paper … Continue reading For Immediate Release: Upper Peninsula Environmental Coalition Response to “Services And Vibrant Economy’s” Mailing to the Public Titled “SEEK TRUTH — DEMAND PROOF”
APR 20, 2019 | Joshua Vissers | The Mining Gazette The Summit Lake Wind Farm is no longer being pursued, according to a press release from Renewable Energy Systems issued Friday. “After a careful review of several factors, RES has decided to discontinue the development of the Summit Lake Wind project,” Sean Stocker, RES Project Manager, … Continue reading Wind farm shuttered: Facing May 7 referendum, process delays cited as reason