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Chris O'Neil got in a good jab at the urban Maine support for the wind power sites that are devastating rural Maine in a quote contained in an AP story about rural Americans fighting the wind power scourge.
From the story:…
Posted on February 24, 2018 at 10:48pm
They are at it again! Beattie Township on the Quebec/Maine border is an odd place to bring Canadian power into Maine, as the prime sources of newly developed and planned hydro is northeastern Quebec and Labrador, especially the massive Churchill Falls site. What this line WILL do, however, is provide Avangrid with a trunk line to develop wind power projects in the Boundary Mountains and Moosehead Lake…Continue
Posted on September 28, 2017 at 11:43am — 2 Comments
I am an active user of Facebook and belong to two groups organized around hiking in Maine. Whenever someone posts a photo from a Maine mountain that includes wind turbines I always make comments critical of the turbines. If you are using Face Book, I suggest you do the same. Just search FB for Maine Hiking. Today, someone posted some really nice photos of Saddleback in Carthage and, unfortunately, chose to add this photo of the wind turbines. Here is my comment:
Posted on September 23, 2017 at 4:36pm
Maine is an incredibly beautiful state. The views from Rumford Whitecap, which has a sub-alpine ecosystem at one of the lowest altitudes in Maine, are incredible. From Rumford Whitecap, the summit of which was protected by The Mahoosuc Land Trust, the view is marred by the Record Hill Wind project, seen here, as well as Spruce Mt. Wind in Woodstock and Saddleback Ridge Wind in Carthage.
We must stop the ravaging of Maine's natural and scenic resources by the wind industry. It is long…
Posted on December 12, 2016 at 12:36am