A coalition of citizens advocating responsible, science based, economically and environmentally sound approaches to Maine’s energy policy.
BOWERS PROJECT DEFEATED!!
AN EPIC FAIL FOR FIRST WIND
The Maine Supreme Judicial Court issued its decision denying Champlain Wind LLC's appeal concerning a permit for its Bowers Wind Project in Carroll Plt and Kossuth Twp. Champlain Wind is a subsidiary of Maine's largest wind developer, First Wind. The decision marks the end of a six year process of hearings and appeals which pitted the wind developer against local residents, professional guides, traditional sporting camp owners and loyal visitors to Maine's famed Downeast Lakes Region. Spearheading the opposition was the Partnership for the Preservation of the Downeast Lakes Watershed (PPDLW).
-- Governor Paul LePage
Posted by Long Islander on July 12, 2021 at 10:30am
Who is EDPR?
EDPR, hoping to build Maine's largest wind factory in The County, likes to say they're from Texas. Click on the box above and you'll see their parent, Energias de Portugal is owned by China Three Gorges which is owned by the People's Republic of China. Protect the United States Treasury from foreign subsidy feeders and protect The County - just say NO.
Maine Governor's Energy Office's Patrick Woodcock letter seemingly endorsing EDPR's Number Nine wind project.
NRCM's CO2 - From A Different Point of View The PDF document at the following link put NRCM's own published CO2 information into the perspective of the Maine woods and shows the terrible tradeoff that is industrial wind in Maine.
At the Offshore Wind event at the Maine Fishermen's Forum, the industry supporters note that a push is on to start setting up windfarms in the Gulf of Maine. …Continue
Started by Ron Huber Mar 8, 2020.
Started by Bob Stone Oct 7, 2019.
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