NY PSC on Marble River
Associated Press reports that the New York Public Service Commission has greenlighted Horizon Wind and AES-Acciona Energy’s joint project to create the 229 MW Marble River Wind Farm in the towns of Clinton and Ellenburg (Clinton County). Reuters on same.
Niagara Falls Wind Project
Buffalo News on efforts of Empire State Wind Energy to site a project near Niagara Falls.
Wind Law Manlius
The Eagle Bulletin/DeWitt Times reports that the Town of Manlius (Onondaga County) has passed a local ordinance regulating the siting of wind turbines.
Niagara Gazette on the real potential that net-metering reform legislation become law this session. In a June 18 statement, ACE-NY commended Gov. Paterson, Assembly Speaker Silver and Senate Leader Bruno for their commitment to see the enhanced net metering legislation become law.
GE Wind Turbine
Galloo Island Wind Project
Watertown Daily Times reports on Galloo Island. NYS DEC, lead environmental review agency for the project, taking public comment through June 30 regarding scope of environmental impact statement.
Wall Street Journal on U.S. failure to advance offshore projects, including one off Long Island.
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