Posts Tagged ‘Eagle’

Wyoming Wind Project Closing in on Federal Bald, Golden Eagle Permit

One of the biggest wind energy projects under development in the United States is closer to securing a federal permit to kill a limited number of eagles without penalty. A final plan released by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service would help ensure the Chokecherry-Sierra Madre wind farm in south-central Wyoming doesn't kill too many […]

Feds propose changes toallow more bald eagle deaths

As the nation prepares to celebrate AmericaA s birthday, conservationists are in a fight to protect AmericaA s symbol, the bald eagle. “ThereA s an active response to whatA s going on,” Dana Bove said. View full post on Wind Power News

California federal judge rules against ‘eagle taking’ rule

A federal judge in Northern California has ruled against a Department of Interior rule giving wind energy and other companies a 30-year pass to kill bald and golden eagles. U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh ruled on Wednesday that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service failed to follow environmental procedural requirements in making the rule in […]

U.S. wind farm will avoid penalties for eagle deaths

This April 18, 2013 file photo shows a golden eagle flying over a wind turbine on Duke energy’s top of the world wind farm in Converse County Wyo. View full post on Wind Power News

White House gives wind farms 30-year pass on eagle deaths

This April 18, 2013 file photo shows a golden eagle flying over a wind turbine on Duke energy’s top of the world wind farm in Converse County Wyo. View full post on Wind Power News

For wind power, US extends permit for eagle deaths

The Obama administration will allow companies to seek authorization to kill and harm bald and golden eagles for up to 30 years without penalty in an effort to balance some of the environmental trade-offs of green energy. View full post on Wind Power News

Wind Energy Company Pleads Guilty to Eagle Deaths

A golden eagle is seen flying over a wind turbine on Duke energy’s top of the world wind farm in Converse County Wyo. View full post on Wind Power News

US windfarms avoiding prosecution for eagle deaths

More than 83,000 hunting birds are killed by windfarms each year but no wind energy company has been fined The Obama administration has never fined or prosecuted a windfarm for killing eagles and other protected bird species, shielding the industry from liability and helping keep the scope of the deaths secret, an Associated Press investigation […]

Eagle Nest Sacrificed to Wind Power Idiocy

It’s funny how “destroying the environment” and “animal cruelty” are just fine when it’s something progressives want to doeven when what they’re doing is a totally “feel-good”, useless waste of time and money. View full post on Wind Power News

Save the Bald Eagle, $55 Billion

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