Comments for: Hancock County approves commercial wind agreements

Posted June 02, 2011, at 8:46 p.m.

ELLSWORTH, Maine —- Despite criticism of a wind power proposal in eastern Hancock County, including some from a county commissioner, the commission voted Thursday to establish financial development agreements with First Wind. Blue Sky East, a subsidiary of First Wind, is seeking state approval to erect 19 turbines, each with …

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