Fort Fairfield News
Fort wind power panel unveils proposed ordinance | Print |
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 12:38
By Anthony Brino
Staff Writer

     FORT FAIRFIELD -- Almost a decade after wind energy companies started eyeing Fort Fairfield, town officials are moving toward adoption of regulations that some developers find too restrictive.

IMG 3536 EDITED 15875569

Aroostook Republican Photo/Anthony Brino

Mars Hill, home to Maine's first commercial wind farm, seen from Easton about 15 miles north.

Register to
A busy fall in store for Fort Fairfield officials, community members | Print |
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 09:18

     FORT FAIRFIELD -- Town officials and residents who led a wind power committee are gearing up for a robust debate about regulating potential wind turbines, among other things through the rest of the year.

     Fort Fairfield’s Wind Power Technical Review Committee, formed last fall amid concern over possible wind power projects in the town, has released an ordinance proposal that will soon get a public vetting by wind energy critics and supporters.

Register to