The bill would also significantly expand – from eight miles to 40 miles – the area around turbines that could be subject to visual impact studies. That could raise the regulatory hurdle for projects that are still within expedited permitting areas.
Presented by Representative STETKIS of Canaan. (GOVERNOR'S BILL)
Cosponsored by Senator DAVIS of Piscataquis and Representatives: GRIGNON of Athens,
HANLEY of Pittston, HARLOW of Portland, STEARNS of Guilford, WADSWORTH of
Hiram, WINSOR of Norway.
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