THE application for two giant wind turbines near Denby Dale has been withdrawn.
LOS ANGELES, March 17 (Reuters) - Wisconsin will require that by 2015 at least 10 percent of the electricity sold in the state be generated by renewable sources, after Gov. Jim Doyle signed an energy bill on Friday.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A proposed wind farm on a mountain ridgeline in south central Vermont has been put on hold until the Public Service Board clarifies whether such projects will be permitted elsewhere in the state, the developer said Friday.
Localities escaped a close call when the House reaffirmed that nuclear, wind and LNG facilities would have to meet local zoning and land-use restrictions. But they should be wary of the coercive spirit shown by the Senate, and all Virginians should be wary of the flawed energy policy crafted in their name. The issues involved deserve more thoughtful, balanced consideration. In the interim the best thing that could happen to this bill would be a veto from the governor.
A Windfarm concern group is claiming that Highland Council's draft blueprint on renewable energy is fatally flawed and unduly influenced by industry involvement.
DENVER - The House passed and sent to the Senate a bill that attempts to lure more wind farms to northeastern Colorado. The vote was 54-9 earlier this week.
A company hoping to make a windfall off Brock's high winds recently briefed township council on its progress.
Washington, DC [RenewableEnergyAccess.com] Tax credits to promote renewable energy got a reassuring boost from lawmakers this week in Congress as a Senate bill was introduced to extend new federal tax credits authorized in the Energy Policy Act of 2005 through 2010.
Residents fighting plans for three massive new wind turbines close to their homes will find out next month if they have won their battle. Rolls Royce engine makers Timet wants to build three 68-metre turbines at its Alcoa factory in Waunarlwydd.
RESIDENTS are divided over whether plans for a controversial wind farm should go ahead.
MONTPELIER — After 27 months and more than $1 million, the developers of a four-turbine wind project proposed for a mountaintop in East Haven have been told that the Public Service Board (PSB) should reject its application because the project will have an undue aesthetic impact in a nearby land preserve.
IRISH wind farm operators Airtricity and Swiss engineering giant ABB have completed a study into creating a European 'supergrid' linking national grids to be powered from offshore wind farms. Such a grid - which would cost billions - would carry power to where it is needed.
BRANDON, N.Y. An energy company says it will submit a proposal for a wind farm in Franklin County early this summer.
MONTEREY — The one business on Allegheny Mountain located directly under the ridge where the project would be built is Bear Mountain Retreat.
How can the Government be so blind to the economic facts of wind energy?
MONTEREY — Bleachers and basketball nets notwithstanding, Highland’s elementary school gym played host this week to perhaps the most important debate in county history.
THE decision on whether to approve plans to build the North East's most powerful wind farm at Middlemoor should be made in north Northumberland.
Does he really think tourists will come to Cumbria to look at “A Host of Golden Wind Turbines"?
Virginia homeowners may not be ready for a windmill on every roof, but what about a string of electricity-generating turbines on a distant hilltop and the option to buy green power at affordable prices?
Town boards in Meredith and Bovina in Delaware County dealt with moratoriums on the installation of wind turbines at their meetings Tuesday.