Winds of Change: Alternative Energy and the Rural Landscape

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This hour we'll weigh the evidence for and against the expansion of wind power in Ohio.

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Wind power is nothing new to Ohio, but it’s still a complicated issue for the state. Some landowners are reluctant to see the landscape disrupted by turbines, and the wind industry says it’s a viable and renewable resource. This hour we’ll take a close look at a proposed wind energy project, and the environmental, legal and political questions raised by wind power.

Guests

  • Dan Gearino, Business reporter, The Columbus Dispatch
  • Michael Speerschneider, Chief Public Policy Officer, EverPower Wind Holdings, Inc.
  • Kelley Campbell, member of Hardin & Logan County Residents United Against the Scioto Ridge Wind Project

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