Posts Tagged ‘groups’

PSO, customer groups seek approval of Wind Catcher agreement

Public Service Co. of Oklahoma, Oklahoma Industrial Energy Consumers and Walmart have reached a settlement agreement on PSO's proposed Wind Catcher Energy Connection project. View full post on Wind Power News

Crofters on Lewis fight EDF and Wood Group’s windfarm proposal

Energy giants hope Scottish court will permit development of 36 turbines on moorland Hundreds of crofters are fighting an attempt by the energy giants EDF and Wood Group to build a windfarm on the island of Lewis. More than 200 crofters have objected to proposals to build on communal land close to Stornoway, the biggest […]

Birding groups sue Ohio Air National Guard to block wind-turbine at Camp Perry

State and national birding groups sued the Ohio Air National Guard on Monday, asking a federal court to block construction of a large wind turbine at Camp Perry near Lake Erie. The Black Swamp Bird Observatory, based in Oak Harbor in Ottawa County, suspects the proposed wind turbine would violate the Endangered Species Act, posing […]

Anti-wind power groups full of hot air

Unfortunately, fossil fuel-funded special interest groups like Americans for Prosperity are working to mislead the public and elected officials regarding the wind industry. In a recent column in The Hill, Americans for Prosperity claimed the wind industry is relying on backroom deals and that the Production Tax Credit has provided little in return on investment […]

Turnbull likely to disappoint green groups

Climate campaigners are urging Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to take a more aggressive stance on climate policy but early signs are they will be disappointed. Mr Turnbull is a former environment minister and lost the leadership of the Liberal Party to Tony Abbott in 2009 over his support for emissions trading. View full post on […]

Removal of anti-windfarm group’s charity status is a ‘victory for science’

Greens say decision by regulator to remove Waubra Foundation’s tax-deductible status is ‘a victory for science and a victory for public health’ The decision to deregister a controversial anti-wind farming group as a charity proves the organisation has been “pulling the wool over people’s eyes”, renewable energy groups say. The Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission […]

China Ming Yang Wind Power Group’s (MY) CEO Chuanwei Zhang on Q3 2014 …

Good morning and good evening, ladies and gentlemen, welcome to China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. View full post on Wind Power News

New England anti-wind farm groups oppose development

The letter, addressed “Communities to Governors and Premiers” at the 37th annual Conference of New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers in La Malbaie, Quebec, on Sunday and Monday, is signed by hundreds of “victims” of wind power projects and groups opposing them. View full post on Wind Power News

Turbine company and green groups to fight anti-windfarm campaign

Anxious supporters of renewable energy allege underhand tactics are taking the wind out of their sails The world’s biggest wind turbine manufacturer is joining forces with environmental groups in a global campaign to rouse the “silent majority” of people who support renewable energy to fight back against what it claims is “misinformation” spread by some […]

Vt. green groups ready to fight wind moratorium

If a proposed three-year moratorium on wind power in Vermont starts to pick up support in the Legislature, several environmental groups will be ready to pounce. View full post on Wind Power News