BP's Tatics in Cape Vincent Ny

Thursday, February 20, 2014

GREASING the APPALACHIAN TRAIL

  First Wind Reaches Deal With Wary Conservation Groups

First Wind has five operating wind farms in Maine and has proposed the Bingham Wind project, a 62-turbine facility located in the state.

 Appalachian Trail Coalition groups have expressed concerns about the potential impact that Bingham and other energy projects may have on Appalachian National Scenic Trail (ANST) viewshed lands.
Consequently,First Wind says it has entered an agreement to protect such lands in Maine through the creation of a dedicated $700,000 conservation fund. Continue...

No comments: