Seneca Mountain Wind http://wamc.org en Wind Developer Withdraws Vermont Proposal http://wamc.org/post/wind-developer-withdraws-vermont-proposal <p></p><p></p><p>A company is withdrawing its plans for a 20-turbine industrial wind project on Vermont's Seneca Mountain in the Northeast Kingdom. Sat, 24 May 2014 02:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 91189 at http://wamc.org Wind Developer Withdraws Vermont Proposal Some Newark Residents Upset at Vermont Wind Ruling http://wamc.org/post/some-newark-residents-upset-vermont-wind-ruling <p>Some Newark, Vermont officials are upset with a decision by the Vermont Public Service Board that it will not consider the town's ban on wind projects when considering a developer's request to erect test towers to monitor wind speeds in the area.<br><br>In another decision last week that upset some town officials, the board refused to dismiss the application to erect the test towers filed by Seneca Mountain Wind.<br> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 00:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 52832 at http://wamc.org Some Newark Residents Upset at Vermont Wind Ruling Sides Debate Proposed Vermont Wind Moratorium http://wamc.org/post/sides-debate-proposed-vermont-wind-moratorium <p>The developer of what could be Vermont's largest wind project says a proposed moratorium would stifle investment in renewable energy.<br><br>Seneca Mountain Wind wants to build a 40-turbine project straddling three towns in a remote region of the state.&nbsp; Manager Jack Kenworthy says a moratorium could send the wrong message to investors.<br> Sun, 25 Nov 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 52649 at http://wamc.org Sides Debate Proposed Vermont Wind Moratorium Wind Developer Wants Vermont Towns to Delay Votes http://wamc.org/post/wind-developer-wants-vermont-towns-delay-votes <p>A developer considering a wind power project in a remote area of Vermont's Essex County says it will drop its plans in any community that votes against the project — after it has a chance to present its proposal.<br><br>Jack Kenworthy of New Hampshire-based Seneca Mountain Wind says Seneca will honor the vote if it happens after the company has made a detailed presentation of its plans for the town.<br><br>Kenworthy tells the Burlington Free Press Seneca has leased hilltops that could accommodate up to 35 turbines. It currently is seeking state approval to set up wind-measuring towers. Fri, 31 Aug 2012 23:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 46937 at http://wamc.org Wind Developer Wants Vermont Towns to Delay Votes Vermont Wind Project in Essex County on Hold http://wamc.org/post/vermont-wind-project-essex-county-hold <p>Plans for a wind power project in a remote area of Vermont's Essex County are on hold.<br><br>Seneca Mountain Wind had applied for permits to erect wind measurement towers in Brighton, Newark and Ferdinand.<br><br>Some neighboring landowners appealed, saying Seneca failed to notify them about the plans as required by law.<br><br>WCAX-TV reports a Public Service Board hearing officer has sided with the landowners and placed the project on hold until Seneca makes proper notifications.<br><br><em>Copyright 2012 Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.</em></p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 22:05:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 45788 at http://wamc.org Vermont Wind Project in Essex County on Hold