General Interest, State and Local

Wind energy on horizon in NC


Prince of Peeps says:  Another global warming boondoggle that is costing taxpayers millions of dollars.  This too will fail without further government subsidies.  Wise up, folks!  This article from the Pilot.

North Carolina’s first large-scale wind farm, with more than 100 towers taller than a grain elevator, is working its way through a long permitting process with little opposition.

Atlantic Winds LLC, a subsidiary of Iberdrola Renewables, plans to erect up to 150 turbines with blades reaching more than 500 feet in the air within 20,000 acres of remote farmland in Pasquotank and Perquimans counties.  (Follow link to read more of this nonsense.)

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