Colusa's Walker Ridge turbine project not spinning yet
July 18, 2012
by Todd R. Hansen
in Colusa County Sun-Herald
Windmill-like turbines will not be spinning along Walker Ridge in western Colusa County for at least a couple more years.
"Hopefully we will have our right-of-way grant by mid-year, 2013," said Neil Mackie, manager of Communications for Calgary-based AltaGas.
If all goes well, the company hopes to be operational in 2015.
AltaGas first proposed the wind farm in 2006, and had hoped to have the project under construction this year.
"We are in the (US Bureau of Land Management) review process, and after that we have the public consultation," said Mackie, who... [continue via Web link]