Tag Archives: Water

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.

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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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ANNETTE SMITH: CORPORATIONS, COMMUNITIES AND RELATIONSHIPS

https://vtdigger.org/2016/12/13/annette-smith-corporations-communities-relationships/ Editor’s note: This commentary is by Annette Smith, of Danby, who is the executive director of Vermonters for a Clean Environment.  The recent dust-up between Omya and Vermonters for a Clean Environment shines a light on how corporations operate … Continue reading

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Vermont’s Agency of Natural Resources Response to VCE’s Investigation of GMP’s Lowell Wind

In July, 2016, VCE investigated the stormwater systems and ecological health of Green Mountain Power’s Lowell Wind site.  A reporter (not associated with VCE) sent the investigation to the Agency of Natural Resources.  On Friday, Nov. 4, 2016, ANR’s General … Continue reading

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FOCUS: What You Need to Know About Wind Energy in Vermont

https://www.cctv.org/watch-tv/programs/what-you-need-know-about-wind-energy-vermont#

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VCE’s Investigation into the Environmental Health of the Lowell Mountains with Industrial Wind Turbines – July 2016

WATER 1.  The “wet” ponds are predominantly dry or are not holding the volume of water necessary to provide water quality treatment as required by the VT Stormwater Management Manual.  Further, it is highly probable that instead of flowing through … Continue reading

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