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LYONS – Members of the local Alternative Energy Task Force last night discussed some of the obstacles they may have to overcome to bring wind power to Wayne County.
A PUBLIC meeting about the proposed Evandale wind farm drew an emotional response from a large crowd that spilled out of the Parkesbourne church hall.
A COUNCILLOR last night claimed the government's refusal to reveal when it will decide on a proposed windfarm shows "a lack of respect to the people of Wales".
If attendance at Tomah Holiday Inn on Feb. 9 is any indication, the Feb. 20 Sanitation/Planning & Zoning/Forestry Committee meeting will likely be standing room only.
TWO major wind turbine developments are being proposed for the Lynemouth area.
MANCHESTER — A proposal to place wind turbines atop Mount Equinox still has a way to go before winning over local skeptics.
MANCHESTER — Endless Energy is offering the town an additional $600,000 to host five 390-feet wind turbines on Little Equinox, but it may not be in time to sway public opinion.
ELMORE - Although the village owns a small part of Ohio's first utility-scale wind farm, Elmore officials are exploring the feasibility of buying their own wind turbines.
You people on the town board who have signed contracts with the wind company need to resign as your presence on the board is now a conflict of interest. You were elected to manage roads and provide services like garbage pickup, not going door-to-door selling for the wind company.
Justifying the addition of towering turbines to Vermont's mountain scenery is a tall order.
RESIDENTS came out in force this week to object to plans to build the North East's most powerful wind farm near North Charlton. Most of the 180 people who packed into the Northumberland Hall on Tuesday night voted to oppose npower renewables' 18-turbine plan for Middlemoor.
GREEN RIVER -- Sweetwater County sits atop some of the nation's largest natural gas reserves, about a third of the world's natural soda ash supply and ample reserves of coal and oil. But not all of the county's untapped energy resources lie underground. County officials say a lot of it passes right over head on those blustery, windy Wyoming days
LONDONDERRY – Catamount Energy said Friday that it is close to signing a contract with an unnamed Vermont utility to sell all the power generated at the proposed Glebe Mountain wind energy facility.
Company airs its vision for a £40m wind farm
EAGLE RIVER - Any wind farms on Mt. Horace Greeley will have to wait a little while longer.
Villagers concerned about the impact of seven proposed wind turbines in rural Notts turned out in force to oppose the plans.
We don't want anyone to think anyone is trying to flimflam anyone? Right?
National Wind Watch, Inc., an organization based in Rowe, Mass., dedicated to providing the facts about wind energy, welcomed President Bush's state-of-the-union call to become less reliant on foreign oil for America's energy needs. The organization agrees advances in technology are essential, but warns further appropriations for wind energy would be a distraction from Bush's defined energy objectives.
LIVERPOOL Plains Shire Council (LPSC) has given the go ahead to a $9 million wind farm near Murrurundi. Now all the developers need is the same support from Upper Hunter Shire Council.
A town meeting in Beekmantown Thursday night brought up more information about wind-generated power possibilities in the area.