Tag Archives: wind turbine

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Proposed order would keep wind turbines away from homes

PROSPECT – A proposed order from a group against a wind project in Prospect would set turbines back 3,000 feet from abutting property and 2,500 feet from roadways. Save Prospect…

Panel calls for halt on wind projects

PROSPECT — A draft resolution signed by the Town Council on Tuesday calls for state legislators to place a moratorium on wind energy projects until state minimum standards are created….

Letter to the editor: Anti-wind crowd not telling the whole story

I have been reading the several letters to the editor dumped upon Citizen’s News by the anti-wind people. They do not tell the whole story. Mr. Sargeant’s letter, in particular,…

Letter to the editor: Wind turbines safe, clean energy

As a taxpayer, ratepayer, and lifelong resident of the Town of Prospect, I am in favor of Wind Prospect.  The wind turbine project includes siting two GE 1.6 mega-watt turbines…

Letter to the editor: Opinion poll is biased

Dear Editor, Regarding your Citizens’ News on-line “Quality of Life” Poll on the Wind Turbine Proposal, wouldn’t it be a more clear question if worded: “Do you support the BNE Energy…

Letter to the editor: Thank you Prospect Town Council and Mayor Bob

As a concerned citizen of Prospect and living 1500 feet from the proposed wind turbines, I attended the Prospect Town Council meeting on Tuesday night. Everyone in attendance listened intently…

Letter to the editor: Call me a NIMBY

When I first heard about the wind turbines, I thought “that’s cool”. Then I started to research it. You may think this isn’t your concern, however remember whatever is determined…

Letter to the editor: benefits of wind turbine won’t help Prospect

One wonders why we keep reading and hearing that 25% (and 85% on windy days) of Prospect’s residential energy consumption will be produced by the BNE Energy, Inc. wind turbine…

Letter to the editor: Keep our neighbors in Prospect safe from wind turbine issues

To know something truly and closely, you have to step into that world and feel it. Over the past three years or so, (I am new to CT), I have…

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…