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.
BEAR CREEK TWP. – Township supervisors plan to vote on an amended ordinance Monday that would relax restrictions on how proceeds from wind turbines can be spent by the municipality.
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.
The Vermont Public Service Board is proposing to change the rules under which wind developers must adhere to construct new facilities to generate electricity.
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.
OVER 20 Caithness villagers yesterday turned out to protest about plans to build a windfarm in their community.
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.
A Portland-based energy provider has submitted an application to build a small-scale wind power project in Freedom.
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.
OG&E Electric Services announced Wednesday it signed a contract with an affiliate of Illinois-based Invenergy Wind LLC to build OG&E’s new wind energy facility located north of Woodward in Harper County.
However, because of the intermittent, unpredictable nature of wind, no homes would be powered by the wind industry. Given this limitation and the fact that industrial electricity must be consumed immediately, wind can generate only energy – not capacity – to the electricity grid.
How is the legal and moral requirement for the protection of our wildlife, in this instance Brolgas, reconciled with the certainty that they will be displaced and or killed by the turbines of this wind farm? Editor's Note:This letter has appeared in several Australian newspapers.
The celebrated conservationist David Bellamy gives the thumbs up to Wairarapa wine but a big thumbs down to wind farms.
An MP has vowed to write to Sedgemoor District Council and the government to oppose plans for a wind farm near Brent Knoll.
GALESBURG - A second wind energy company interested in Knox County says it could bring 265 wind towers to the area, according to county officials.
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.
Professor Bellamy, patron of the Quartz Hill Reserve Charitable Trust, took a helicopter trip to the Makara coast, before he left the capital.
CONTROVERSIAL wind turbine plans, submitted by one of Workington’s biggest employers, were yesterday rejected by Allerdale councillors.
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.
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.