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Nebraska: Wind-turbine deals leave some landowners uneasy

Carson Vaughan — Omaha.com — July 3, 2014 Landowners who receive royalty checks for having wind turbines on their land aren’t without their own concerns. When Sempra U.S. Gas & Power completes development of Broken Bow II later this year, rancher Dave Haumont estimated he’ll be leasing out at least 15 turbine sites across his […]

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Greedy Landowners Who make a Deal with the Devil Might Get Exactly What They Deserve

“The county isn’t going to have money so I think all these landowners might end up with a bill for $150-$200,000 (per turbine) to dispose of these turbines.” Pennsylvania county leery of costs to take down old wind turbines. Katlyn Rumbold — NewsTribune — May 14, 2014 PRINCETON — Pittsburgh-based EverPower Wind Co. is now […]

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Judas List: Is it time to ‘out’ these greedy landowners and ostracize them for their complicity

(Perhaps this is what we need to do in Ontario.  Publicly shame those landowners whose unbridled greed has destroyed rural communities, caused untold suffering to his friends and neighbours and has laid bare to foreign wind developers our most prized assets in this province….our families, our quality of life, our natural heritage.  Should we join […]

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Ontario court allows lawsuits against wind company and landowners … just a matter of time

Canadian Newswire — April 23, 2013 Court Accepts 22% to 50% Loss of Property Values is Occurring Today; Court and Wind Company also Acknowledge Health and Noise Issues in Context of Motion TORONTO, April 23, 2013 /CNW/ – In a decision released late yesterday, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice has determined that while residents […]

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Ontario: Enniskillen Mayor encourages landowners to say “No”

Paul Morden — Sarnia Observer — March 23, 2013 Convincing landowners to turn down wind companies is the best way to keep Enniskillen Township free of wind turbines, says its mayor. The rural township that surrounds Petrolia has been targeted by wind energy companies, leading to the forming of a citizens’ group opposed to wind […]

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UK — Some landowners live up to 45km away from the wind turbines on their properties, leaving neighbours to suffer

(As usual, it’s all about the money that people can make at the expense of their friends, wildlife and the environment. — DQ) Andrew Carswell — The Telegraph — February 22, 2013 THEY are about to subject their neighbours and friends to the low drone and heartache-inducing vibrations of giant wind turbines, built just 2km […]

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Wind company employees deliberately misrepresenting themselves to unsuspecting landowners.

From Central Bruce Wind Action Letter to the Editor — Kincardine News Dear Editor, My family lives on Bruce Rd. #15, 2km west of the  village of Glammis.  We own a small acreage and are located within the proposed Armow wind project. The gross lack  of communication between the Samsung -Pattern group and the non-participating  […]

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Property owners with turbines will face law suits, opponents warn

Tom Wilkinson (Editor) — West Niagara News — April 25, 2012 Signing contract for wind turbine will pave the way for opponents to sue proprty owners West Lincoln property owners who allow wind turbines on their property may face lawsuits from those opposing them, West Lincoln council heard on Monday night. Council also heard that […]

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