Iberdrola http://nhpr.org en Anti-Wind Group Getting Organized http://nhpr.org/post/anti-wind-group-getting-organized <p></p><p>Opponents of proposed wind farms in the Newfound Lake region are getting organized.&nbsp;They hope that they’re forming the foundation of a state-wide anti-wind effort. Newfound Lake Wind Watch has changed its name to New Hampshire Wind Watch: it has <a href="http://www.nhwindwatch.org/">a new website</a>, work committees, petitions and letter writing campaigns.</p><p></p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 21:40:16 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 18214 at http://nhpr.org Anti-Wind Group Getting Organized Lessons From Lempster: Town Has Found Wind Farm To Be Neither Blessing Nor Curse http://nhpr.org/post/lessons-lempster-town-has-found-wind-farm-be-neither-blessing-nor-curse <p></p><p>The towns of Alexandria, Danbury, and Grafton are weighing if they want a 36 turbine wind farm along their ridgelines.</p><p>It’s a contentious decision the town of Lempster approved in 2007. That project has been operating for four years, and it's the closest thing New Hampshire has to an analog for the decision these three towns are now facing.</p><p>When representatives from the Spanish energy company <a href="http://www.iberdrolarenewables.us/">Iberdrola Renewables &nbsp;</a>meet with people in Alexandria, Grafton and Danbury, it gets pretty heated.</p> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 18:55:01 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 17198 at http://nhpr.org Lessons From Lempster: Town Has Found Wind Farm To Be Neither Blessing Nor Curse