Massachusetts / New Hampshire / Vermont

Concerns raised, discussed at Townshend wind forum

<; Concerns raised, discussed at Townshend wind forum By BRANDON CANEVARI / Manchester Journal 11/25/2013 TOWNSHEND — Tears welled up in Larry Lorusso’s eyes and his voice began to crack as he spoke about the environmental impacts the Hoosac wind project has had since it first went online last year.”My mountain was out back,” he … Continue reading


Iberdrola Renewables: HOOSAC Substation

Type of Work: Renewables Engineer: Westwood Professional Services CASE STUDY: A planned wind project that consists of 19 GE model 1.5 MW wind turbines with 65-meter (213’) towers, 77-meter (252’)diameter rotors and ancillary systems, on Bakke Mountain in Florida and Crum Hill in Monroe, Massachusetts. The project will interconnect to the new 69/34.5kV substation through … Continue reading


Special Report: Is going green destroying the lives of locals?

VIDEO: Special Report: Is going green destroying the lives of local Published: 4/27 12:44 pm By: Taryn Kane ALBANY, N.Y. — Huge wind turbines are dotting the landscape in New York and Massachusetts, producing megawatts of green energy. So why would people living near these giant windmills want them out? While green energy has become … Continue reading


Hoosac Wind Neighbors Complain of Turbine Noise Hoosac Wind turbines can be seen above the homes of George Berne, right, and Michael Farineny on Moores Road. Hoosac Wind Neighbors Complain of Turbine Noise By Tammy Daniels iBerkshires Staff 05:54PM / Tuesday, February 12, 2013 Some residents living near Hoosac Wind Power say noise and flicker from the turbines are causing headaches … Continue reading

Massachusetts / Vermont

Wind Power and Wind Turbine Refugees Friday March 1, 2013 Editor of the Reformer: A wind turbine project in Florida, Mass., has turned my two best friends into wind turbine refugees. The Hoosac Wind Power Project, brought to their neighborhood on Tilda Hill Road by Iberdrola Renewables, has literally put my friends out of their home. Since the gigantic wind … Continue reading