Sen. Lasee: Responds to attack by wind special interest groups
If the members of WEBA (Wisconsin Energy Business Association) are being honest about their belief that wind turbines do not cause negative health effects, then I suppose I will have three very happy families in my district. The WEBA members can buy the homes these families have been forced to abandon at fair market value before the IWT's were built and move in or resell them for what they can get now.
July 13, 2012
by State Senator Frank Lasee
in WIS Politics
Madison, WI - Recently, the Wisconsin Energy Business Association has felt it necessary to suggest that my office is engaged in ideological war against wind turbines. It's not surprising that wind special interest groups would attack our position. Responsible wind siting would put their access to taxpayer subsidies and electric user's pocketbooks in jeopardy. We pay higher taxes (or deficit spend) and electric users pay higher rates to pay for wind energy, the wind is free but the towers are not. More than half of the thirteen million dollars spent to build the Shirley Wind Farm was paid for by... [continue via Web link]