Heartland Wind Turbine update: Saving money?

by:  Diane Benjamin Original construction costs are in this post:   This post will update the information from last year.  The turbine was broke for all of October 2013 and March 2014.  It was broke for part of September and November 2013 and February 2014.  Note the higher Cost per KWH during those months.  Looking […]

Heartland’s wind turbine dies again

by: Diane Benjamin Another teachable moment is happening at Heartland.  I wonder if the environmental students are learning it. I was contacted by one of the MANY people I rely on for information that the wind turbine at Heartland is out of commission again.  It was down last year too. (http://blnnews.com/2013/10/31/the-heartland-wind-turbine-died/) I sent Heartland Community […]

Heartland Community College – Home of NO Transparency

by Diane Benjamin Heartland Community College is a public institution funded by taxpayers.  They are accountable to taxpayers for how OUR money is spent.  Ideology should have NO ROLE in education, but it does at Heartland.  The college pushes “Green” technology at any expense and with total disregard to the people paying the bills.  See […]