Monthly Archives: May 2011

EPA, the Circ Highway, and the Clean Water Act

EPA’s Regional Administrator’s letter to Vermont written May 9, 2011 refers to Vermont’s water quality certification evaluation, particularly impacts to wetlands and other waters associated with the project, and identifies concerns relevant to the State’s Section 401 review.  The letter says: … Continue reading

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ANR’s Wind Study

The Rutland Herald recently wrote about the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources’ application to the Clean Energy Development Fund for a grant to conduct an 18 month study of natural resources and wind resources. VCE found a similar study a year … Continue reading

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Stakeholder Solutions Needed for Wind Development

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     May 11, 2011                                   Contact: Annette Smith 802-446-2094 VCE: Stakeholder Solutions Needed for Wind Development “Collaboration is needed to address … Continue reading

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Ron Shems and the Natural Resources Board, again

For those of you following our inquiry into Governor Shumlin’s appointment of Ron Shems to serve as Chair of the Natural Resources Board, here is a recent response from the Governor’s Counsel, Beth Robinson, to Sen. Ginny Lyons who chairs … Continue reading

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