Newly installed wind turbines idled b...

Newly installed wind turbines idled by Minnesota's winter

There are 2892 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Jan 21, 2010, titled Newly installed wind turbines idled by Minnesota's winter. In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

Last year, about a dozen Minnesota communities dreamed of clean, green energy: spinning windmills powering hundreds of homes.

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Clint

Minneapolis, MN

#3263 Mar 20, 2013
Wind power is a waste of money.
Who

Wyoming, MI

#3264 Mar 20, 2013
Clint

Minneapolis, MN

#3265 Mar 22, 2013
If we knew the cost wind electricity the turbines would come down.
Marge

Minneapolis, MN

#3266 Apr 18, 2013
Windproduced electricity is unaffordable.
Clint

Minneapolis, MN

#3267 Apr 26, 2013
Fridley will be getting a wind turbine soon.

Since: Mar 13

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#3268 Apr 26, 2013
Ignore wind, support LFTRs.
Clint

Minneapolis, MN

#3270 May 3, 2013
Having the NSP windmill outside my window I can tell you it's worthess. It hardly ever spins and when it does it's dark out and the electricity isn't needed because the coal burners are generating kwatts that arn't needed.

Whatever taxdollars spent on the PolarMill is wasted.
C Morebutts

Minneapolis, MN

#3272 May 15, 2013
Thank you god for getting rid of the City Manager of NSP. It's like getting rid of those awful hemorrhoids.
What a worthless POS. Unbelievable that he was allowed 15 years to ruin a city.
Clint

Minneapolis, MN

#3273 May 19, 2013
Pioneer Press has a story today on wind turbines.

Turns out Obama has a double standard when it comes to punishing different technology for killing endangered birds.

When an endangered bird is killed by the petrochemical industry they are fined etc.

When an endangered bird is killed by a wind turbine there is NO FINE etc.

BTW, THOUSANDS of endangered birds are chopped up by wind turbines.

Under the proverbial bus goes endangered birds, guess Obama would call them bumps in the road on the way to energy independence.

Hurling now.....
Clint

Minneapolis, MN

#3274 Jun 4, 2013
More bumps in the road.
The Loser is gone

Minneapolis, MN

#3276 Jun 14, 2013
Wally don't let the door his you in the arss
The loser is gone

Minneapolis, MN

#3277 Nov 7, 2013
Fridley must not have checked out his background. How do you get a job as city manager after wrecking the one he just left?

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