Under attack, as elsewhere, by ALEC special interests seeking to continue the blocking, some forty years now and started before the top down reagan capitalism, of the growth of a huge innovative industry that America once was the envie in doing across many issues and products!
December 03, 2013 - The Republican-led effort to change Ohio's energy laws at the request of the state's electric utilities -- and over the objections of the Ohio Consumers' Counsel, the Ohio Manufacturers Association and several environmental groups -- is headed for a showdown Wednesday.
The Senate Republican Caucus met until midnight Tuesday debating a number of bills, including whether to go ahead Wednesday to vote a bill out of the Senate Utilities Committee that would upend the state's energy efficiency and renewable energy mandates.
But two separate sources early Wednesday morning said the chances of that happening were very slim, based on the tone of the debate and concerns raised during the caucus about the legislation's impact on consumer electric bills. read more>>>