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

Jun 02, 2012 No Comments by

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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This Week: 14 Wind Projects in VT, Smugs Goes Solar & More…

May 25, 2012 No Comments by

This week the folks over at VTDigger.org covered the strife around utility-scale wind in Vermont. They highlighted the many projects in the works and revealed that the state has 14 wind projects in various stages of development. For more information about the projects, check out the map at the right or click here.

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Orleans County Record: Newark Neighbors Unite In Protest

May 25, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from Orleans County Record.   NEWARK — Tom Godfray, who owns a home in Newark and lives here part-time, was one of dozens of Newark property owners to turn out for an informational meeting presented by Eolian Renewable Energy on behalf of its partnership with Nordex USA, Inc., a Chicago-based turbine manufacturer, who together […]

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Town of Newark Planning Commission Letter & Materials to PSB

May 21, 2012 No Comments by

The Town of Newark’s Planning Commission has sent the following materials to the Public Service Board in regards to the proposed Seneca Mountain Wind project’s application for MET towers. Newark Planning Commission to PSB 5.9.12 Letter Newark Planning Commission Attachment 3 Ecological Assessment of the Hancock Lands Newark Planning Commission Attachment 2 Photos

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This Week: Derby Goes International, Solar News, Hydro Bill & More…

May 11, 2012 2 Comments by

****We Need Your Support!**** We’re working hard to advocate for appropriate renewable energy solutions in Vermont but we can’t do it without your support. We maintain a super low overhead, but produce and distribute a lot of educational materials (like our documentary Vermonts Energy Options.) We want to do more, will you make a donation to support […]

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Seven Days Blog: Wind Opponent Gets Bird’s-Eye View of Lowell Development

May 01, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from Seven Days Blog.   The logistics of snapping aerial photographs of Green Mountain Power’s Kingdom Community Wind project weren’t all that difficult, says amateur photographer Steve Wright.

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Seneca Mountain Wind Project MET Tower Application Files

Apr 29, 2012 No Comments by

The developers of the proposed Seneca Mountain wind project have provided the following files in applying for MET towers at the site. Below are two archives in ZIP file format. Seneca Mountain MET Tower Application Files 1 (14MB) Seneca Mountain MET Tower Application Files 2 (70MB)

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Seneca Wind Project Google Earth Overlay

Apr 25, 2012 No Comments by

Download the Google Earth overlay. You can load this into Google Earth and see where the turbines would hypothetically be placed.

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