Tag Archives: Save Prospect

Proposed turbine regulations blown away

PROSPECT — The Planning and Zoning Commission on Wednesday rejected proposed regulations for industrial grade wind turbines in town, citing reasons that included they’re too restrictive. The commission voted, 5-0,…

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Save Prospect to chart a charitable course

PROSPECT — Save Prospect Corp. isn’t done saving Prospect. The group of neighbors that originally formed to fight commercial wind turbines in town plans to change course now that its…

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Save Prospect president calls for wind energy task force

PROSPECT — He may have won his battle, but Save Prospect President Tim Reilly isn’t done fighting. In a letter to town officials, the leader of the group that defeated…

Save Prospect President Tim Reilly asks the Prospect Town Council for money to offset his group's legal fees at a council meeting June 7. He later rescinded his request.
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Save Prospect rescinds call for town reimbursement

PROSPECT — Save Prospect Corp. has retracted its request for the town to reimburse it for expenses incurred in the fight against industrial wind turbines in Prospect. Save Prospect President…

Save Prospect President Tim Reilly asks the Prospect Town Council to help pay his group's legal bills.
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Town debates merit of Save Prospect’s request for reimbursement

PROSPECT — Paying part of the legal fees for Save Prospect Corp. would be a bad precedent for the town, according to Mayor Bob Chatfield. Chatfield addressed the issue during…

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Save Prospect wants town to help pay legal bills

PROSPECT — After a lengthy fight against the Wind Prospect project, Save Prospect Corp. has racked up some hefty legal fees. According to Save Prospect President Tim Reilly, the group’s…

Attorney General initiates investigation of BNE loan

Assistant Attorney General Arnold Menchel has responded to a call for an investigation of BNE Energy’s loan application to the Connecticut Clean Energy Fund (CCEF). Members of Save Prospect Corp.,…

Wait and see for wind farm

BNE wants to see votes for Colebrook plans PROSPECT — The company that wants to build the first commercial wind farm in the state will see how the Connecticut Siting…

Siting Council member Philip Ashton speaks during the council's meeting May 12 in New Britain. The council voted 6-2 to deny BNE's petition to build two wind turbines in Prospect.
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Wind Prospect denied

NEW BRITAIN – After months of research and over $100,000 spent on legal fees and experts, the hard work has finally paid off for members of Save Prospect who fought…

A blow to Prospect wind turbine project

6 of 7 Siting Council members oppose project in straw vote Siting Council members raise concerns over Wind Prospect project PROSPECT — In a surprise straw vote on Monday, six…