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 — 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.
MILWAUKEE, March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- We Energies filed a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity application today with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin for authorization to construct the Blue Sky Green Field Wind Project.
An opponent of wind farm opponents has caught the attention of Tom Golisano.
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.
NORTHERN isles MP Alistair Carmichael has called on Tory leader David Cameron to control two maverick MPs who could destroy the future of ambitious Scottish renewable energy projects by their "childish antics" in Parliament today (Friday).
Dave O'Brien, Vermont's Public Service Commissioner said: "we were certainly surprised ..."
BRANDON, N.Y. An energy company says it will submit a proposal for a wind farm in Franklin County early this summer.
After all, our landscape is a natural resource as well — true? There are better ways to save energy, save money, and save the environment without ruining the one we have.
MONTEREY — The one business on Allegheny Mountain located directly under the ridge where the project would be built is Bear Mountain Retreat.
CAMBRIDGE — Two developments that could mean increased tax revenues for Henry County were reported at Tuesday’s county board meeting.
MONTEREY — Bleachers and basketball nets notwithstanding, Highland’s elementary school gym played host this week to perhaps the most important debate in county history.
How can the Government be so blind to the economic facts of wind energy?
Does he really think tourists will come to Cumbria to look at “A Host of Golden Wind Turbines"?
Town boards in Meredith and Bovina in Delaware County dealt with moratoriums on the installation of wind turbines at their meetings Tuesday.
HARWICH --- When Bill and Tina Maloney look out their window they can see the blades of a wind turbine on the abutting Cape Cod Regional Technical High School spinning in the sky, capturing wind and converting it into electricity.
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?
An Energy debate in Inverness tomorrow night will hear that £1bn of taxpayers' money is paid annually to windfarm developers for a technology said to have failed abroad but which dominates Highland Council's energy strategy.
The fight to preserve our visual and cultural heritage has entered a new phase now. The outcome is in the hands of people who don’t know much about who we are or what’s really at stake here. We are on a political, legislative and regulatory track that is complex and has a mind of its own.