Tag Archives: Natural Resources Council of Maine

Maine Gov. LePage: Loosen rules on environment | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram

[This guy is getting scarier all the time. — KM]

Maine Gov. LePage: Loosen rules on environment | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram.

Polar plungers enjoy New Year’s Eve beach day | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram

Polar plungers enjoy New Year’s Eve beach day | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram.

A look at Maine’s Wind Power Act | Bangor Daily News

Here are links to a three-part series by the Maine Center For Public Interest Reporting published in the Bangor Daily News looking at wind energy in Maine and the laws surrounding it.

Part 1: How a task force put wind power on the fast track, and how some are now questioning the goals they themselves helped set.

Part 2: Examining the changes in rules recommended by the task force and the resulting law.

Part 3: Wind power law hasn’t prevented development conflicts

Task force had mandate to promote wind power, not study it | Bangor Daily News

[It appears The Bangor Daily News just posted the second of three parts on the Wind Energy Act of 2008. Below is a link. – KM]

Task force had mandate to promote wind power, not study it | Bangor Daily News

Willimantic native chosen to speak at Colby graduation | Bangor Daily News

Willimantic native chosen to speak at graduation – Bangor Daily News.

Environmentalists, business interests talk up wind power in Maine | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram

Environmentalists, business interests talk up wind power | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram.