From the daily archives: Thursday, January 10, 2013

In November, we told you that John Kasich was quietly transforming the Ohio Public¬†Utilities¬†Commission into a pro-utility, anti-consumer corporate shill – with the transformation nearly complete. ¬†This week we saw the fruits of his efforts as the governing board of PUCO ignored the advice of its own staff in ruling 3-1 to block progress on “Turning Point”, which was to be the largest solar array installation east of the Mississippi.

The deal was first announced by Governor Ted Strickland in 2010 and was not only a way to continue to reclaim strip-mined land in the […]

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