A Panorama visible from a string of popular view points across the North-east could be blighted by a new windfarm.
THE Irish electricity market was thrown into turmoil yesterday after Airtricity confirmed its decision to withdraw from the market because of higher costs.
LIVINGSTON TWP. - Otsego County Commissioners on Thursday unanimously approved the Wind Turbine Generator (WTG) Ordinance recommended to them by the county Planning Commission.
Approximately 125 people attended the hearing, 40 of whom spoke to the issue. Twenty-seven speakers identified themselves as opposed to the project, 13 in favor. One hundred eighty six written comments were received, 146 opposing the project and 40 supporting it.
We are constantly hearing news which further illustrates what a scam wind turbine industry is.
NEW DELHI: The government on Tuesday said it was aware of some unfair trade practices in the wind energy sector, but stopped short of specifying what these practices were.
SEARSBURG — Most of the wind turbines are spinning in the breeze but one tower stands still, like an injured teammate on the sideline with a broken arm.
More power would be generated by wind turbines and solar panels in Wisconsin under a bill that the state Senate passed overwhelmingly on Tuesday.
Despite the zoning classification of “conservation,” the previous majority supervisors and their allies, perhaps intoxicated by $3,000 annual payments for each of the 34 turbines, have been willing to bend, if not outright violate, township ordinances to push this project forward.
IT sounds like a bizarre sacrificial ritual from a 1970s horror film. But the effigy to be burnt at Auchencorth Moss in Midlothian is not a wicker man - but a wicker turbine.
While these claims provide amusement for most of us, the worry is that those in power tend to be the only ones who believe them.
While it is true that the Public Service Board (PSB) is the decision-maker, it is a disservice to suggest that the town is powerless before the board or that zoning and Act 250 have no bearing. Editor's Note: This letter was submitted to the Rutland Herald
Austin's Cielo Wind Power LP is teaming up with Edison Mission Group of Irvine, Calif., to build a wind power ranch in Potter, Oldham and Randall counties in West Texas.
A Chicago based company wants to develop a windmill farm in Monroe county. The plan is to put between forty and fifty windmills on private land....some as tall as 400 feet.
Windfarm campaigners are again opposing a company's plans to carry out further tests at two possible turbine sites in Lochaber.
Why Illuzzi thinks that wind energy will "avoid cutting wide swaths through our...countryside..." is beyond me. The footprint for wind is huge.
Hornby | Hornby Town officials will review a proposed zoning change early next month that could clear the way for the construction of a large wind farm.
JONESBOROUGH, TENN. — On Saturday, a group of wind energy advocates invited the media out to see a new 30-meter tall anemometer at the Jonesborough Waste Water Treatment facility. The Tennessee Wind Working Group was erecting the anemometer to test the wind potential for the city of Jonesborough, Tenn.
EAGLE HARBOR TOWNSHIP - Keweenaw County may lose the dubious honor of being the only county in the state with a county-wide zoning ordinance.
Other than profiting their promoters, the only reason to build them is to get something that we must have and cannot get in any other way. Justifying the addition of towering turbines to Vermont's mountain scenery is a tall order.