Comments for: Maine environmental commissioner denies First Wind’s proposal for Bowers Mountain

Posted Aug. 06, 2013, at 10:38 a.m.
Last modified Aug. 06, 2013, at 6:15 p.m.

AUGUSTA | The Maine Department of Environmental Protection on Monday officially denied First Wind’s application to build a 16-turbine wind farm on Bowers Mountain in eastern Penobscot County. In a letter signed by DEP Commissioner Patricia Aho, the department rejected the proposed wind farm because it would have “an …

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