DENVER - A House committee unanimously approved a measure that requires county assessors to tax wind farms based on how much income they generate, rather than the equipment they use.
A Portland-based energy provider has submitted an application to build a small-scale wind power project in Freedom.
An appeal has been lodged with the New South Wales Land and Environment Court over the State Government's approval of 50 wind farm turbines in the southern tablelands.
AN "ENVIRONMENTAL disaster" was averted yesterday when the Government rejected Whinash wind farm, which would have placed 27 giant turbines across five miles of land earmarked for a National Park extension.
CONTROVERSIAL wind turbine plans, submitted by one of Workington’s biggest employers, were yesterday rejected by Allerdale councillors.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - A 330-mile electric transmission line proposed by Allegheny Energy this week would begin in northern West Virginia and pass through Weirton, Morgantown, Dominion Power's Mount Storm power plant and Berkeley County before ending in Frederick County, Md.
DENVER -- The state property tax administrator annually would determine the amount of a production tax to be paid by new wind farms under a bill that won unanimous approval Thursday in the Colorado House Finance Committee.
There is no doubt in my mind that the Brolga, and many other birds, are at a great risk and would be killed by the Macarthur wind farm if it were to go ahead. Its time to give our native companions a fair go. Editor's Note: This letter has appeared in several Australian papers.
Imagine looking out the window of your home and seeing 35 to 60 wind turbines standing as high as 700 feet, lined up about 1,000 feet apart, spreading across, for example, Nescopeck Mountain.
VICTORIA'S plan to introduce its own renewable energy support scheme has been challenged by low-emissions generation group Origin Energy. Editor's Note: The link below will take you to the complete Origin Energy report.
WIND farms proposed for the Ben Lomond and Furracabad/Waterloo areas are likely to proceed to the next stage, despite a decision by one of the developers to focus more on China, where renewable energy is more economically viable.
A Mix-up in assessing a windfarm application's potential risk to eagles will not have an effect on other plans, the executive has confirmed.
MONTEREY — A study conducted at Highland New Wind Development’s site on Allegheny Mountain last fall found a higher rate of nocturnal migration on Red Oak Knob and Tamarack than at sites where other such studies have been conducted.
Four appeals have been lodged with An Bord Pleanala regarding Wexford County Council's decision to refuse planning permission for the proposed 'Kilbraney Wind Farm'.
MONTEREY — Highland County planners now have 60 days to take another look at Highland New Wind Development LLC’s application for an industrial wind facility here.
ITALY — As predicted by town officials, there wasn’t much resistance to proposed zoning laws at last night’s public hearing.
Soaring on the wings of new wind-turbine technology, tax breaks, and rising fossil fuel costs, the US wind-power growth picture looks great - except to Edward Arnett, a wildlife biologist who sees a dead bat in it - many thousands of dead bats, actually.
MONTPELIER – Carefully sited commercial wind utilities could help solve Vermont's looming energy crunch, but some people find them visually ugly and their impact on wildlife is unknown, according to experts at a presentation on Tuesday. Editor's Note: The link below is to a letter written by forum attendees Ginny Crittenden, Joyce Hyde and Linda Bly that tells a very story than that reported here by Times Argus.
Plans to create England's largest wind farm in Cumbria have been rejected by the government. Editor's Note:The link below will take you to the Whinash decision documents.
BELVIDERE — A Boone County Circuit Court judge could rule next month whether an October decision by the County Board to deny a wind farm was just.