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Saturday, March 18, 2017


Weather service concerned that wind farm could interfere with local forecasts

By MARCUS WOLF
WATERTOWN DAILY TIMES
SATURDAY, MARCH 18, 2017  

National Weather Service officials are concerned that the latest wind project from Avangrid Renewables proposed in Worth and Redfield would interfere with collecting data for local weather forecasts. Continue reading via this link to the Watertown Daily Times

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Iberdrola Warns Of The Risk From Trump To US Renewables’ Growth Plan


POSTED BY: THE CORNER
9TH MARCH 2017
Iberdrola has warned its shareholders and investors in its 2016 annual report of the risk Donald Trump’s administration poses to renewables’ growth plans in the US. Iberdrola says Trump could freeze or eliminate the CPP (Clean Power Plan) designed by Obama. Bankinter’s analysts remind this envisaged investments of $8.5 billion a year until 2030, aimed at reducing gas emissions by one third in the world’s leading economy. Continue reading via this link to The Corner.eu

Monday, February 27, 2017

In New York, Wind And Solar Get Double Their Value In Subsidies


By Andrew Follett

Energy and Science Reporter

New York state is paying 11 large wind and solar power projects two times more in subsidies than the projects actually generate in electricity.

New York Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the $360 million in spending over the weekend, but didn’t reveal the precise amount of funding for each project. Continue reading via this link to the Daily Caller

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Lighthouse owners want more communication with town officials about wind project


By MARCUS WOLF
WATERTOWN DAILY TIMES
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2017


The owners of the historic lighthouse on Galloo Island want to know what Hounsfield town officials will do to represent their interests in the review process for Apex Clean Energy’s Galloo Island Wind project Continue reading via this link to the Watertown Daily Times

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Members of group fighting wind turbines speak at state conference


Representatives of Save Ontario Shores met with town leaders from across New York state on Monday to continue their fight against industrial wind turbines.

During a presentation Monday afternoon at the Association of Towns of New York meeting in mid-town Manhattan, Pam Atwater, SOS president, spoke to attendees about a statement made by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo during a recent State of the State address. In discussing a proposed industrial wind project 30 miles off the coast of Long Island, Cuomo said, “Not even Superman standing on Montauk Point can see these wind farms.” Continue reading via this link to the Nigara Gazette

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Court upholds Rush County wind decision  


By JAMES SPRAGUE
Connersville News-Examiner  
February 15, 2017 |  

NDIANAPOLIS – The proposed Flat Rock Wind Project in Rush County became a little less likely to happen, at least in Rush County, as of this week.

The Indiana Court of Appeals Tuesday morning issued its opinion on the case involving Flat Rock Wind, LLC. – also known as Apex Clean Energy – and the Rush County Area Board of Zoning Appeals, with that opinion upholding the decision back in July 2015 to enact a 2,300-foot setback distance, from non-participating property lines, on Apex’s special exception permits for construction of industrial wind turbines as part of the proposed wind project which is slated to span both Rush and Henry counties. Continue reading via this link to National Wind Watch

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Wind farm opponent warns St. Lawrence County legislators of potential problems


BY SUSAN MENDE
WATERTOWN DAILY TIMES
FEBRUARY14,2017

CANTON — A Massachusetts resident warned St. Lawrence County legislators Monday night they’ll be sorry if an industrial wind farm comes to fruition in the towns of Hopkinton and Parishville. Continue reading via this link to the Watertown Daily Times

Monday, February 13, 2017


BIG Wind Attorney MUSCATO asks PSC if Calvin Luther Martin has legitimate party status in the Parishville / Hopkinton Wind project

J.Muscato attorney for the Atlantic Wind  North Ridge Wind Energy Project in the Towns of Parishville and Hopkinton, St. Lawrence County, requested clarification from the Public Service Commission as to whether Calvin Luther Martin has a legitimate right to be a party in the Article 10 process.    
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PSC Provides Clarification on Party Status to Big Wind Attorney J. Muscato by pandorasboxofrocks on Scribd

Sunday, February 12, 2017


Protest over proposed wind farm prompts St. Lawrence County Legislature to create wind committee

By SUSAN MENDE
THE OGDENSBURG JOURNAL
PUBLISHED: SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2017

CANTON — Opposition to a proposed wind farm in the towns of Hopkinton and Parishville has prompted St. Lawrence County Legislature to create an ad-hoc wind committee. Continue reading via this link to the Ogdensburg Journal

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Supervisors ask JCIDA to revise policy to increase accountability

“We will take their concerns and incorporate them into the dialogue of the evaluation of the UTEP,” said JCLDC CEO Donald C. Alexander.


By MARCUS WOLF
WATERTOWN DAILY TIMES
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2017  

WATERTOWN — A group of town supervisors asked the Jefferson County Industrial Development Agency to make business owners more accountable for their tax relief and to prevent tax abatement for renewable energy projects in its revised uniform tax exemption policy. Continue reading via this link to the Watertown Daily Times