But it is just not the right idea at the right time...those mountains are just way too important to too many of us for many, many reasons. In another place and time, maybe. But not now and not anytime soon.
Plans to build a wind farm at a Greater Manchester beauty spot have been rejected by councillors.
ST. AGATHA - A Delaware-based company involved in wind energy is taking options on hundreds of acres of farm and forestland in the central St. John Valley where a wind farm could be located, if wind tests are positive.
LONDONDERRY -- There's no shortage of strong opinions here about a possible wind development atop Glebe Mountain.
A Lynn waste-water treatment plant could soon get half its power from wind energy. The Massachusetts Maritime Academy is erecting a wind turbine to try to cut its electric bill nearly in half. Hull hopes to save another $500,000 on electric costs, having already powered its streetlights and stoplights for free.
SEARSBURG -- Though the ownership has changed hands, those working on bringing up to 32 new wind turbines to Bennington County say the project will remain largely the same.
DENVER - Peetz could have more wind turbines than people if state lawmakers can settle a dispute over how to tax them.
CAMPAIGNERS who oppose plans to extend the Blaen Bowi wind farm near Newcastle Emlyn are stepping up their fight this week.
In that survey, twice as many people said they would find them unacceptable or ugly. That's 2 to 1 against among those who actually had an opinion.
CENTERVILLE — A citizen’s committee in the town of Centerville will conduct a feasibility study and collect facts concerning the possible construction of a windplant in the town.
WIND farm chiefs have denied claims that turbines would have an adverse affect on neighbouring house prices. In last week's Courier Laxton resident Robert Tyrall said that the area around the proposed Sixpenny Wood Wind Farm at Balkholme had already seen a property price drop of 30 per cent.
After a tremendous amount of time spent in a collaborative and meetings regarding wind towers, our town's Planning Commission is unanimous in its support of the town plan. The commission is unconvinced that there are benefits of industrial wind power development on this mountain that supplant the principled planning contained in our current and past town plans and zoning ordinances, all of which were based on an historical interest in the preservation of the Glebe Mountain ridgeline.
MONTPELIER – UPC Wind Management on Wednesday announced the company filed a petition for a certificate of public good for what would be the state's largest commercial-scale wind-powered electricity generation plant, despite recent opposition from a Northeast Kingdom legislative caucus.
Just like a public listening session in January on a proposed wind farm development, the Monroe County Board Room was standing room only during a Sanitation/Planning & Zoning/Forestry Committee meeting Monday.
MASON CITY, Iowa — Windmills are sprouting on hillsides across the Midwest, but this city is encouraging the use of electricity-producing wind turbines everywhere — even in homeowners' backyards.
A pioneering green energy firm misled consumers about the amount of power generated by its wind turbines, a watchdog has ruled.
After a heated string of presentations, the Spanish Fork City Council held off making any decisions Tuesday night on the future of a wind farm project in the city until other options are considered.
A proposed $300 million wind farm project has come under fire from three Greenbrier County lawmakers in the form of bills introduced in both the House and Senate which could result in a major blow to Chicago-based developer Invenergy.
Kittitas County commissioners on Tuesday set March 29 as the date to conduct their own public hearings on the Kittitas Valley Wind Power Project, a wind farm proposed for 12 miles northwest of Ellensburg.