Posts Tagged ‘Amherst’

Construction starts on wind energy project on Amherst Island despite…

The opening stages of construction of the Amherst Island wind energy project are underway, much to the dismay of the residents who opposed the development. Michele Le Lay, president of the Association to Protect Amherst Island, said the start of construction has come before all of the required permits have been secured and before efforts […]

Wind opponents disappointed with approval of project in Amherst, N.S.

Opponents of wind farm planned for between the John Black Road and Hastings Road are disappointed with the province’s decision to approve the project. “We are not surprised the EA was approved but we are pleased that there are several conditions attached,” group spokeswoman Pam Roberts said Wednesday. View full post on Wind Power News