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