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Tag Archives: turbine

Wind farm foes rally at siting council office

PROSPECT — A local group opposed to a West Hartford company’s proposal to build two wind turbines off New Haven Road assembled Thursday afternoon outside the Connecticut Siting Council’s New…

Findings favor wind turbine project

NEW BRITAIN — A decision by the Connecticut Siting Council on a proposed wind turbine project in Prospect is not expected until May 12, but findings on the project presented…

BNE, Save Prospect Corp. offer contradictory testimony

Throughout the Siting Council hearings, both BNE and Save Prospect called on expert witnesses to provide testimony on the merits of the project. BNE filed testimony from eight scientists in…

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Evidentiary hearings come to a close, decision imminent on Wind Prospect project

The experts have offered their opinion, the advisors have advised, questions have been asked, and each side has made its case. Now all that’s left for those on both sides…

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Wind turbine regulation bill blows out of committee

HARTFORD – A bill requiring new regulations on wind turbine projects was voted out of the Energy and Technology Committee Tuesday. The bill would put the breaks on wind projects…

Letter to the editor: Wind turbines not safe in neighborhoods

Somewhere around 12 weeks ago I became part of a small minority of Prospect residents that found out about the proposed wind turbine project in town. I started to do…

Letter to the editor: Prospect wind turbines treat to health, safety

The residents truly believe in the town slogan, “best small town in Connecticut.” That is because it has the feel of a family supported by neighbors and a town government…

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Zoning to review wind regulation proposal

[portfolio_slideshow thumbs=true] PROSPECT – Homeowner Thomas Satkunas submitted a preliminary proposal for zoning changes that would regulate and control wind generating facilities Wednesday night at the Planning and Zoning Commission…

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Prospect learns about noise, sun flicker on wind farm trip

A bus trip to a wind turbine in Falmouth, Mass., confirmed Prospect residents’ concerns that the proposed wind farm in Prospect would be a nuisance to the surrounding neighborhood. The…