Lawsuit has plans for Winnebago County wind farm on hold
That lawsuit was filed in Winnebago County by Patricia Muscarello, an Arizona resident who owns Watts Farm, Hilton Farm and Ross Farm, which collectively comprise more than 400 acres near German Valley. Muscarello's property is near an area where Navitas Energy Corp. would erect more than 100 wind turbines.
November 8, 2010
by Mike Wiser
in Rockford Register Star
An Arizona woman says turbines are a nuisance and infringe on her property rights
ROCKFORD - The first wind turbines to be approved by Winnebago County were supposed to rise this summer over farm fields in Seward Township that would produce corn, soybeans and, eventually, electric power.
But Navitas Energy Corp. has not submitted plans or maps with Winnebago County identifying where the turbines would go, much less broken ground on the project. As winter and freezing temperatures approach, the earliest anything may happen is spring.
Further complicating matters, Navitas faces a lawsuit filed by an Arizona woman who owns land near... [continue via Web link]