Burlington Free Press: GOP candidates Brock, Scott back wind-project moratorium

Oct 10, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from Burlington Free Press.   Phil Scott was riding his bike in Craftsbury a few weeks ago when the new Lowell wind tower came into view. Their dominance on the horizon took him by surprise, he said.

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VTDigger: Shumlin administration forms commission to assess siting process for industrial wind and other energy generation projects

Oct 05, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from VTDigger.   The Shumlin administration is reassessing how regulators involve the public in the permitting process for electricity projects.

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Burlington Free Press: Governor: Time for fresh look at how Vermont sites energy projects

Oct 04, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from Burlington Free Press.   Vermont’s increasingly clamorous debate over the siting of renewable energy projects — particularly mountaintop wind turbines — took an unexpected turn Wednesday.

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Times Argus: Vt. creates panel to review energy siting

Oct 04, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from Times Argus.   MONTPELIER — Gov. Peter Shumlin has set up an independent commission to review the siting of electric power generating projects including wind farms in Vermont.

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VPR: In Newark, Industrial Wind Critics Welcome Shumlin’s Support

Oct 02, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from VPR.   Critics of a proposed wind development there say they’re pleased that the Shumlin Administration has taken notice of their opposition.

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Burlington Free Press Opinion: Sue for share of wind power payoff

Oct 02, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from Burlington Free Press.   Could a recent conversation with a friend have revealed a possible solution to the deep concerns about industrial wind turbines on 200 miles of mountain ridgelines?

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Rutland Herald: Responses slowing down for energy campaign

Sep 12, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from Rutland Herald.   FAIR HAVEN — It had a strong start several weeks ago, but the energy campaign spearheaded by town officials has shown some signs of slowing down.

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Rutland Herald Opinion: Contradictions on wind power

Sep 11, 2012 No Comments by

Reposted from Rutland Herald.   Imagine a small, but beautiful state in the northeastern part of the United States, a state with beautiful valleys, pristine forests, and great Green Mountains, for which this state was named. Yes, that state is our own Vermont.

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