Georgia Mountain Setback Hearing Briefs

Apr 07, 2011 No Comments by

Download the briefs from all parties in the Georgia Mountain Setback Public Service Board hearings: Department of Public Service Brief on Setbacks Below are the reply briefs: Reply Brief of Jane and Heidi FitzGerald McLane Response to Petitioner Proposed Decision Department of Public Service Reply Brief GMCW Petitioners Reply Brief Burlington Electric Department Reply Brief

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Coverage of Georgia Mountain Setback PSB Hearing

Mar 11, 2011 No Comments by

The Georgia Mountain wind project had another day in front of the Public Service Board on the issue of appropriate setbacks from property lines. Currently, the project calls for turbines as close as 180ft from neighbors property lines.

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Georgia Mountain Technical Hearing Schedule

Mar 07, 2011 No Comments by

The Public Service Board will hear testimony on the technical aspects of the Georgia Mountain wind project this coming Thursday, March 10th, 2011 from 11:30A to 5:30PM at the Department of Public Service offices (above the Peoples United Location.) You can download the witness schedule here.

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AP: Burlington Electric looking to purchase Georgia Mtn development rights

Mar 04, 2011 No Comments by

Reposted here from Boston.com. BURLINGTON, Vt.—The city-owned Burlington Electric Department says it is a step closer to achieving its goal of being 100 percent renewable by 2016.

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Brattleboro Reformer: Not all positive on wind power front

Jan 28, 2011 No Comments by

Posted here from the Brattleboro Reformer. This is a longer version of the same opinion piece that was posted earlier from VT Digger. By ANNETTE SMITH Thursday, January 27 2011 Wind energy has been held out as the answer to Vermont’s renewable energy needs as Vermont Yankee is retired. Five years ago, I was among the 90 […]

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Smith: Wind turbines vs. bats and people

Jan 27, 2011 No Comments by

Opinion below reposted from VTDigger.org. Editor’s note: This op-ed is by Annette Smith, the executive director of Vermonters for a Clean Environment. Wind energy has been pitched as the answer to Vermont’s renewable energy needs as Vermont Yankee is retired. Five years ago, 90 percent of Vermonters, including me, supported wind development on mountaintops.

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Public Service Board Responds to Georgia Mtn Landowner Intervenors Objections

Jan 17, 2011 No Comments by

Last Friday the Public Service Board released orders related to the Landowner Intervenors earlier objections to Georgia Mountain Community Wind’s pre-filed testimony, the documents are available for download below. PSB Order On Objections to Prefiled Testimony PSB Order On Protective Agreement Attachment to PSB Order re Protective Agreement

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Georgia Mountain Setback Testimony

Jan 14, 2011 No Comments by

The Public Service Board is currently hearing testimony on the issue of setbacks in the Georgia Mountain case. Below are documents filed in those hearings.

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