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New York News
12:11 pm
Thu January 31, 2013

Wind Keeps Utility Crews Busy

Screenshot of NYSEG's outage map
Credit esri

Thousands of homes and businesses across the Northeast remain without electricity in the aftermath of a wild storm that moved through early this morning, taking down trees and power lines. Capital Region Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports

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New York News
4:39 pm
Wed January 30, 2013

Wild weather: High wind warnings for Eastern NY

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The National Weather Service says wind gusts could top 60 mph in parts of upstate New York as a cold front drives temperatures down from record winter highs and brings expected heavy rain in eastern areas and lake-effect snow to western parts of the state.

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WAMC News
6:15 pm
Thu August 16, 2012

Consortium of Rural Towns Support Wind Development, Opponents Say Sampling Too Small

WAMC

Renewable energy advocates are praising a vote by a rural consortium of towns in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom supporting wind development.  But opponents say the sample is too small to be of consequence.

At the annual meeting of the Unified Towns and Gores of Essex County, voters supported wind projects by 24 to 16.  Renewable Energy Vermont Gabrielle Stebbins says it reaffirms what other polls and votes across the state have determined.

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WAMC News, North Country News
4:10 pm
Mon July 16, 2012

Protesters Block Highway at Vermont Wind Project Site

WAMC

Traffic was flowing by mid-afternoon Monday on Vermont Route 100 after dozens of anti-wind protesters agreed to move out of the road.  

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