Will the BEP approve the Passadumkeag wind project , and if they do how will they justify such abhorrent decision to generations of Mainers and nature lovers of the world ????
FROM THE BEP WEBSITE :
This is a reminder that the Board of Environmental Protection is meeting on Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 9:00 am to consider and vote on an order that would grant a permit for the Passadumkeag Windpark…Continue
THE CASE :
1 . DEP position:
In an unprecedented move , Passadumkeag Windpark permit application for 14 turbines on Passadumkeag Mountain was denied by DEP in November 2012 on scenic grounds.
DEP argued that the project will have unreasonable adverse effects on Saponac Pond's scenic qualities where the 14 turbines would be seen from 97 percent of the lake.
In an equally unprecedented move , in March 2013,…Continue
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