Windmill suffers fire damage at Locust Ridge Wind Farm

Windmill suffers fire damage at Locust Ridge Wind Farm Posted: May 22, 2018 06:32 PM EDT It looks like fireworks, but it's a fire that damaged a windmill at the Locust Ridge Wind Farm in Schuylkill County. It broke out Monday night in the center of the windmill's three 133-foot blades at the farm near Mahanoy City. … Continue reading Windmill suffers fire damage at Locust Ridge Wind Farm

Wyoming – Cowboy Fire sparked by wind turbine burning on 1,592 acres |

Cowboy Fire sparked by wind turbine burning on 1,592 acres near Evanston SEPTEMBER 10, 2017, BY MARK GREEN, A wind turbine that caught fire and sparked a wild fire northeast of Evanston, Wyoming. Image courtesy Uinta County Fire and Ambulance EVANSTON, Wyo. — The Cowboy Fire is burning on an estimated 1,592 acres northeast of Evanston, … Continue reading Wyoming – Cowboy Fire sparked by wind turbine burning on 1,592 acres |

Wind turbine catches fire near Weatherford Oklahoma

Two acre fire caused by turbine fire, throwing sparks and causing ground fuels to ignite. Eight #okfire engines responded to the fire which is two acres in size.   Wind turbine catches fire near Weatherford POSTED 4:28 PM, MARCH 28, 2018, BY KFOR-TV Wind turbine catches fire near Weatherford WEATHERFORD, Okla. -  Several residents near Weatherford caught video of a wind turbine on … Continue reading Wind turbine catches fire near Weatherford Oklahoma

Turbines Do Not Align with local Tourism

Tourism is, a crucial contributor to the L'Anse and the greater Baraga County area economy. The first thing to take into account is what are the tourist attractions in L'Anse Township and the surrounding areas?  It is obvious from any brochure, website or information that the majority of the tourist activities in L'Anse and Baraga … Continue reading Turbines Do Not Align with local Tourism

Lake Superior Wind Farm

ALGOMA GREED ENERGY ATROCITIES AND COTTAGE LIFE Posted on August 5, 2016by lsarc The Bow Lake IWT as seen from Hwy 17 just south of Orphan Lake The peripatetic duo, Gord Benner and Joyce Chyrski, once again made a holiday summer stop on the Algoma coast of Lake Superior.  As testified at the Bow Lake ERT they have a long-standing devotion to … Continue reading Lake Superior Wind Farm

Video: Kevon Martis Wind Presentation

Baraga County Wind Presentation L'Anse Mi, 2-1-2018 Kevon Martis of the Interstate Informed Citizen's Coalition speaks on equitable wind energy zoning in L'Anse Michigan. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wKnwo9CBAxE&feature=youtu.be   RES Americas has proposed the construction of as many as 121 utility scale wind turbines across the rugged and undeveloped Upper Peninsula of Michigan. This project will even place … Continue reading Video: Kevon Martis Wind Presentation

Do wind turbines lead to more forest fires? — Opinion — Bangor Daily

Do wind turbines lead to more forest fires? By Clyde MacDonald, Special to the BDN • July 30, 2012 2:25 pm Updated: July 30, 2012 7:01 pm Our three Penobscot County Commissioners made an astute decision today when they decided to defer action on whether to grant an advance tax increment financing deal to the … Continue reading Do wind turbines lead to more forest fires? — Opinion — Bangor Daily

Proposed Zoning Changes

SPECIAL MEETING & PUBLIC HEARING L’ANSE TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION – June 28, 2018 6:00 p.m.

Proposed changes: To L'Anse Township Zoning Ordinance 1. Change the typo in Section 3.15 I from 3.17  to 3.15. SECTION 3.15 - LARGE WIND ENERGY CONVERSION SYSTEMS (LWECS) E. STANDARDS 1. Zoning and Setbacks A Large Wind Energy Conversion System may only be located in areas in L’Anse Township that are zoned Conservation and Recreation. … Continue reading SPECIAL MEETING & PUBLIC HEARING L’ANSE TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION – June 28, 2018 6:00 p.m.