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VPR: Precedent-Setting Wind Project Will Likely Be Appealed

Jan 08, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from VPR. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] (Host) A 15-turbine wind project just approved by the Green Mountain National Forest could set a precedent as the nation’s first commercial wind farm on national forest land.

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Barton Chronicle: Lowell Mountain Protesters and Letters to the Editor

Dec 09, 2011 No Comments by

This week’s Barton Chronicle included coverage of Lowell Wind Protesters as well as letters to the editor.  Download the relavent pages in PDF format.

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Barton Chronicle: Letters to the Editor and Lowell Mountain Protesters

Nov 18, 2011 No Comments by

This week’s chronicle included  several relevant letters to the editor as well as coverage of Lowell Mountain wind protesters.  Download the relevant pages in PDF format.

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Rutland Herald Opinion: Vermont’s environmental legacy in peril

Jun 06, 2011 No Comments by

Reposted here Rutland Herald. By Steve E. Wright – Published: June 5, 2011   More than 40 years ago Vermonters began to build the framework for progressive environmental policy. We recognized we lived in a unique place, that our landscape was our economic heartbeat and that we needed to protect it.

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Times Argus Letter: Snelling distorts facts, not GMP

Mar 28, 2011 1 Comment by

The following opinion piece was printed in the Monday, March 28th edition of the Times Argus in response to Energize Vermont’s earlier comments.   Lukas Snelling, the Communications Director for Energize Vermont — an organization created to fight wind development — attempts to make a case out of GMP’s Searsburg wind facility.

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Event: Windfall Film Screening

Jan 03, 2011 No Comments by

Great news! The excellent documentary Windfall is coming to Waitsfield, VT. The documentary tells the story of one small town in upstate New York and its struggle to decide whether or not to accept industrial wind turbine development amidst their homes. The Friends of Northfield Ridge worked to bring the film to Vermont. Their release […]

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Dr. Alec Salt: Wind Turbines are Hazardous to Human Health

Nov 03, 2010 1 Comment by

Dr. Alec Salt has recently conducted research on how infrasound, or ultra low frequency sound, from wind turbines effects the human ear. You can see his page to learn more, but one of the most easy to digest and understand pieces is his powerpoint presentation.

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