Wind Turbine http://wamc.org en 2 Vermont Senators Want Halt to Wind Development http://wamc.org/post/2-vermont-senators-want-halt-wind-development <p></p><p>Two Vermont state senators are calling for a three-year moratorium on large-scale wind power projects in the state, and for giving energy projects more thorough environmental review. Thu, 03 Jan 2013 22:25:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 55024 at http://wamc.org 2 Vermont Senators Want Halt to Wind Development Massachusetts Gov. Sees Opening of Berkshire Wind Farm http://wamc.org/post/massachusetts-gov-sees-opening-berkshire-wind-farm-0 <p></p><p>Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick joined state and local officials in the Northern Berkshires to mark the opening of the largest on-shore wind project in the Commonwealth. WAMC’s Berkshire Bureau Chief Lucas Willard reports…</p><p>The Hoosac Wind Project, a 19-turbine industrial wind farm located in the Berkshire towns of Florida and Monroe was celebrated by state and local officials, General Electric, Iberdrola Renewables, and Governor Deval Patrick.</p> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 23:00:00 +0000 Lucas Willard 53212 at http://wamc.org Massachusetts Gov. Sees Opening of Berkshire Wind Farm Consortium of Rural Towns Support Wind Development, Opponents Say Sampling Too Small http://wamc.org/post/consortium-rural-towns-support-wind-development-opponents-say-sampling-too-small <p>Renewable energy advocates are praising a vote by a rural consortium of towns in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom supporting wind development.&nbsp; But opponents say the sample is too small to be of consequence.<br><br>At the annual meeting of the Unified Towns and Gores of Essex County, voters supported wind projects by 24 to 16.&nbsp; Renewable Energy Vermont Gabrielle Stebbins says it reaffirms what other polls and votes across the state have determined.<br> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 22:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 45792 at http://wamc.org Consortium of Rural Towns Support Wind Development, Opponents Say Sampling Too Small