Posts Tagged ‘ BNE Energy ’

High Court To Hear Wind Farm Project Case

Apr 17th, 2013 | By

A proposal to build Connecticut’s first wind farm in the state’s Northwest Corner has been blowing around for several years. Now an appeal brought by a citizens’ group that opposes the project will be heard by the state Supreme Court in coming months.

Superior Court judge OKs Conn. wind power farm

Oct 4th, 2012 | By

New Britain Superior Court Judge Henry Cohn has rejected opponents’ claims that the six turbines proposed for Colebrook would unduly hurt the environment or harm neighbors.

Legislators Hear Arguments For and Against Wind Farm Moratorium

Feb 4th, 2011 | By

Citizens groups from Colebrook and Prospect told lawmakers Thursday they should approve a proposed bill that would put a moratorium on any commercial wind turbine projects until state regulations governing their placement are developed.

BNE, already facing opposition, may have chopped trees in state forest

Jan 3rd, 2011 | By

BNE Energy, which has been facing opposition from local residents to its proposed wind farms may have cut down 2.3 acres of trees in a state forest.

Push for turbines in Conn. hampered by a lack of … wind; Rep-Am says CT not the place for it

Jan 3rd, 2011 | By

Energy experts, legislators and power companies in Connecticut are not rushing to embrace wind power. Skeptics say Connecticut simply isn’t windy enough.

Neighbors resist plan for Colebrook wind farm

Dec 29th, 2010 | By

BNE Energy’s plan to build a wind farm in rural Colebrook is running into strong opposition by some residents.

Proposed Colebrook wind project scrutinized

Nov 11th, 2010 | By

A pair of related projects to bring wind power to Connecticut, starting in Colebrook, faced public scrutiny at Town Hall.

Wind Turbine Plan Pitched In Canaan

Oct 29th, 2010 | By

West Hartford-based BNE Energy is proposing a wind generation site behind Lone Oaks campground in East Canaan.