For Sheffield Wind, how you measure could be as important as what you measure

By   /  March 10, 2017  /  Energy and Environment, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

The Public Service Board is about to set rules for monitoring sound levels that could be precedent-setting for other projects.

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Governors, state AGs ask EPA head Pruitt to scale back federal overreach

By   /  March 8, 2017  /  Energy and Environment, Federal government, National, News, Regulations, State Government  /  No Comments

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Twenty attorneys general and governors are asking EPA head Scott Pruitt to rein in what they perceive as federal overreach by the agency under the Obama administration.

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Big Wind critics: New sound rules for Vermont wind turbines fall short

By   /  March 7, 2017  /  Energy and Environment, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

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Critics of industrial-scale wind say the Public Service Board’s new sound standards are a step in the right direction but may not help Vermonters.

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Supreme Court set to hear Wisconsin family’s property rights case

By   /  March 3, 2017  /  Energy and Environment, Federal government, General, National, News, Regulations  /  No Comments

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“If we can prevent another family from going through what we’ve had to go through, it will all be worth it.”

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Vermont National Guard poses new challenge for Swanton Wind turbines

By   /  March 3, 2017  /  Energy and Environment, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

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The Vermont National Guard filed a motion to intervene in the Public Service Board process for seven wind turbines on Rocky Ridge.

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GOP lawmaker confronts Kasich on Ohio’s green-energy mandates

By   /  March 3, 2017  /  Crony Capitalism, Energy and Environment, News, Ohio  /  No Comments

State Rep. Bill Seitz is pushing to get rid of the costly regulations altogether.

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