What you need to know about Industrial Wind Farms
Northern NY Wind
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February 25, 2019
Public hearing planned Monday for town of Burke’s wind turbine law
October 1, 2017
Jericho Rise Wind Farm developers planning second possible development in Chateaugay
January 24, 2018
Malone Town Board meeting with Article 10 presentation. Town of Bellmont Supervisor speaks at minute 20:00... "from living proof" (need for lower sound decibels)
January 15, 2018
Town of Bellmont (which hosts part of one of these existing projects) requests larger setbacks and reduced sound levels for future, at town board meeting (see page 3 - copy of meeting agenda pdf)
2017 video of noise generated by turbine from one of these existing projects.
PHOTOS OF NEARBY PROJECTS
As you can see, there are many other visually marring components involved in an industrial wind project. All of the photos on this page were taken in June 2017 and March 2018 in the Churubusco area of Northern New York, east of Hopkinton.
These nearby projects are located about 40 miles east of Hopkinton:
- Jericho Rise, 37 turbines online 2016
- Marble River, 70 turbines online 2012
- Noble Altona Windpark, 65 turbines online 2009
- Noble Chateaugay Windpark, 71 turbines 2009
- Noble Ellenburg Windpark, 54 turbines 2008
- Noble Clinton Windpark, 67 turbines 2008
all NYSERDA RPS contract recipients, funded by you, the New York tax payer and electric rate payer.
view entire map of these projects at this source: U.S Energy Information Administration
Learn what's inside a wind turbine.
2010 video, basic components
What to expect when construction starts... Arkwright, NY
All of the photos on this page were taken in June 2017 and March 2018 in the Churubusco area of Northern New York.