Category Archives: Wind Energy

Swanton Wind, Motion to Dismiss filed by Christine and Dustin Lang, Dec. 29, 2016

Intervenors Christine and Dustin Lang filed a Motion to Dismiss Swanton Wind’s petition for a Certificate of Public Good.  You can read it here. Advertisements

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Act 174 Energy Planning Standards Regional Planning Commission Training & Information Sessions, Dec. 2016

Videos of sessions with town planners in four areas of Vermont Two Rivers Ottauquechee Regional Planning Commission Bennington County Regional Commission (Arlington meeting) Rutland Regional Planning Commission Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission Articles about Act 174 energy planning meetings Mad River … Continue reading

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Vermont ANR finds no violations at GMP Lowell Wind site

VCE received a second response from Vermont’s Agency of Natural Resources to our Investigation into the Stormwater System on Green Mountain Power’s Lowell Wind site. “Summary: Data collected for monitoring KCW Project water quality impacts indicated streams draining the project area … Continue reading

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Ed Stanak on Moccasin Tracks

https://www.podomatic.com/podcasts/communityradiowithdeb/episodes/2016-12-14T12_02_54-08_00 Ed Stanak on Moccasin Tracks.mp3 by D.Reger’s Podcast Discussion about the Industrial Wind Development in the Green Mountain National Forest with Ed Stanak, former regulator for the State of Vermont and the Act 250 Environmental Act. Ed talks about … Continue reading

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Vermonters’ votes and surveys on wind

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ANNETTE SMITH: THE UNTENABLE TENOR OF WIND ENERGY IN VERMONT

OCT. 27, 2016, 7:03 PM Editor’s note: This commentary is by Annette Smith, the executive director of Vermonters for a Clean Environment Inc. She lives off-grid with solar and serves on Danby’s Planning Commission and the Rutland Regional Planning Commission. … Continue reading

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Vermont Wind Project Needs Votes, So Company Offers to Pay Voters

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/13/us/vermont-wind-project-needs-votes-so-company-offers-to-pay-voters.html?_r=0 U.S. Vermont Wind Project Needs Votes, So Company Offers to Pay Voters By KATHARINE Q. SEELYE OCT. 12, 2016 A wind farm in Searsburg, Vt. Residents in nearby Windham are divided over whether to approve Vermont’s largest wind project.  WINDHAM, … Continue reading

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