A Florida power company that developed a wind farm in DeKalb and Lee counties has removed to federal court a local farmer's lawsuit that claims wind turbines devastated his quality of life, killed his livestock and made his property virtually worthless.
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By a 3-2 vote, the Zoning Board of Appeals recommended denial of Ireland-based Mainstream Renewable Power's proposed 53 turbines. The County Board, which meets May 21, has the final say. The decision ended a decade in which the wind energy industry largely drove the county's approval process.