Construction of proposed wind turbine in Sea Girt doubtful
The project has been controversial from the start. Residents of Sea Girt have noted that the noise pollution and flicker effect could negatively affect property values, while environmental supporters cite negative affects on local wildlife.
November 9, 2010
State Senator Sean T. Kean (R-Monmouth) was pleased to learn that the proposal to construct a wind turbine at the National Guard Training Center in Sea Girt will likely not move forward. The project, which needs a permit from the state's Department of Environmental Protection to proceed, appears to face an uphill battle.
"I was pleased to read media reports quoting DEP officials express reservations about the project," said Kean. (The Coast Star, November 4, 2010)
"I am glad to hear that the DEP is hesitant to grant the required permit for the wind turbine to move forward," Kean also said. "Sea... [continue via Web link]