Newport Daily Express: More Wind Woes for Derby

Jul 06, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from Newport Daily Express.   DERBY – Just as the controversy on wind turbines in Derby was simmering down, a new proposal for a turbine has re-ignited the debate, but at a smaller scale.

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This Week: NVDA Vote, Windham Wind, Energy Talk, Encore Contract & More….

Jun 29, 2012 No Comments by

Three big news items this week, each seeing substantial coverage in the press. First, last night the Northeastern Vermont Development Association (NVDA) approved a 3-year moratorium on wind energy development in the Northeast Kingdom. The vote was 36-3 three in favor of the measure. Board Chairman of the planning group, Kenn Stransky, was quoted as […]

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Newport Daily Express: Encore faces loss of subsidies – Wind opponenets see victory

Jun 27, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from Newport Daily Express.   DERBY LINE – Opponents of the Derby Line Wind Project are hailing a decision by the Public Service Board (PSB) Friday to deny Encore Redevelopment a “milestone extension.”

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Newport Daily Express: Breaking News: Encore Runs Out of Wind

Jun 25, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from Newport Daily Express.   DERBY LINE – Opponents of the Derby Line Wind Project are hailing a decision by the Public Service Board (PSB) Friday to deny Encore Redevelopment a “milestone extension.” If the extension had been granted, it would have allowed the company to have more time to resubmit and argue for […]

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This Week: Merger Approved, Castleton Against Grandpa’s Knob Wind, Lowell Storm, Opinions & more…

Jun 15, 2012 No Comments by

In classic Friday afternoon release style the Public Service Board announced they have approved the merger of CVPS and Green Mountain Power today.

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Burlington Free Press: Path for turbine wind projects not getting any easier in Vermont

Jun 07, 2012 No Comments

Reposted from Burlington Free Press.   NEWARK — Word first came to this North­east Kingdom hill town on March 7. The eyes of a New Hampshire wind energy company had alighted on the Hawk Rock ridgeline.

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Newport Daily Express: Holland: No to Derby Line Wind

Jun 07, 2012 No Comments

Reposted from Newport Daily Express.   HOLLAND – The Holland Select Board unanimously voted no to the Derby Line Wind project Monday evening.

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This Week: Champlain Wink Park, Charlotte Solar, Biomass Water & More…

Jun 02, 2012 No Comments

This week the Burlington Free Press ran an article about a potential wind project on Lake Champlain. They then revealed the project (simulation pictured left) and its website were actually a creation of Annette Smith from Vermonters for a Clean Environment and was intented to promote discussion about the impacts of utility-scale wind in Vermont amongst Chittenden […]

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