Community Energy seeks rules change for 'clean energy'
The company behind a proposal to build 12 windmills atop Lempster Mountain has called for a change in the way the state deals with smaller, ³green energy² sources like electricity-generating windmills.
January 25, 2006
by James F. Lowe
Jeff Keeler of Community Energy Inc. was in Concord Jan. 17 to testify before the House Science, Technology and Energy Committee on a new bill that could lead to a state policy on wind power.
The bill, House Bill 1568, proposes forming a legislative study committee to examine the pros and cons of wind power and submit a report this November. Keeler said in a phone interview late last week that he would like to see the committee recommend ‘streamlining’ the approval process for small projects like the proposed Lempster Mountain wind farm.
In December, Lempster¹s selectmen... [continue via Web link]