Posts Tagged ‘Setback’

Wind turbine setback reform gets mixed reaction, potentially pitting…

The wind industry this week said its member companies are ready to invest billions in Ohio if state lawmakers can rewrite the state's four-year-old zoning rules that shut down new wind farm development. “The Ohio Senate has shown great leadership with their continued commitment to reforming Ohio's wind energy setback policies,” said Andrew Gohn, policy […]

Shetland windfarm project suffers court setback over rare bird

Judge rules Viking project should not have been given planning consent as ministers failed to follow EU birds directive The future of a proposed windfarm on Shetland touted as one of the most productive in the world has been thrown into doubt in a legal battle over a rare wading bird and an obscure part […]

A setback for wind farms

That’s how several Vermilion County residents who live in the California Ridge wind project describe the various noises from wind turbines near their homes. View full post on Wind Power News

A setback a ” and an opportunity a ” for wind power

We suspect those opposed to energy generated by wind turbines will be rubbing their hands together with a good deal of glee this morning, following revelations that the wind farm industry is being propped up by domestic energy bills. View full post on Wind Power News

Onshore wind sector receives high court setback

National Trust and heritage campaigners jubilant after proximity to listed buildings is decisive The onshore wind sector received a setback last night when a judge in the high court quashed a previously approved scheme at Barnwell Manor in Northamptonshire on land owned by the Duke of Gloucester. The decision was seen as a significant victory […]

Setback for UK wind industry as Doosan scraps investment plans

Korean company blames deteriorating confidence for decision to suspend project that would have created 1,700 jobs Britain’s nascent wind industry has received a serious setback after a major foreign investor scrapped plans for a research centre and turbine factories that would have created 1,700 jobs – 12 months after giving them the green light. Doosan […]

Proposed wind setback would be statea s longest

This week, members of a Lee County Board ad hoc committee recommended that turbines be 2,000 feet from nonparticipating landowners’ property lines. View full post on Wind Power News

Wind Power Setback? Why Does the GOP in Congress Hate these Loyal GOP Voters?

Why do Congressional Republicans hate Logan County, Illinois. Even in Oklahoma, there aren’t a lot of places redder than Logan County, Illinois, a Prairie State flatland community situated between Chicago and Springfield, along Interstate 55 and the Amtrak line to Chicago . View full post on Wind Power News