Some Useful Tools Used. Google Maps. Google Map of Turbine Locations for the Summit Lake Project Surface Elevation Tool The Surface Elevation Tool can be used to analyse the surface elevation profile from one point to another to determine line-of-sight. Figure out the Shadow of an object over time. Example: One Turbine just east of Mount … Continue reading Useful Tools
NEWS RELEASE What: “Help Save the Huron Mountains” Public Informational Presentation Who: Friends of the Huron Mountains A grassroots group dedicated to providing unbiased data so that Citizens of L’Anse Township and Baraga County can make their Own informed opinions about the Summit Lake Wind Project When: Wednesday, … Continue reading News Release July 21, 2018
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
Found this presentation. It is geared primarily towards AG and farms. "If goal is for growth of tourism, wind may not be right, " But there is information on surveys done in other Michigan communities. I was not able to determine the survey data numbers are a valid cross section and some of the questions … Continue reading Does Wind Energy fit with area’s long-term plan?
One of the slides presenting research done by Burt Mason of the Friends of the Huron Mountains for the April. meeting, showing the ridiculously cheap price the county would receive for the sale of our wilderness heritage over the life of the "Summit Lake" wind farm.