Civitas Review

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    Dec
    14

    CLF Defeats Government's Motion to Dismiss in Wind Energy Case

    Posted in Center for Law and Freedom, Civitas Review, Environment & Energy By Elliot Engstrom | Tagged , ,

    In September, the Civitas Institute Center for Law and Freedom (CLF) filed suit against the NC Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) on behalf of a Perquimans County couple. At issue is whether DEQ broke the law when it informed Iberdrola Renewables that its Amazon Wind Farm East would not be subjected to state regulatory standards. […]

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    Aug
    19

    Obama Administration, Wind Lobby fighting for right to shred eagles

    Posted in Center for Law and Freedom, Civitas Review, Environment & Energy By Elliot Engstrom | Tagged , , , ,

    Yes, you read that right. The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and wind energy lobbyists are in federal court fighting for the right of wind energy developers to kill protected bald and golden eagles without facing repercussions. Robert Bryce at the Wall Street Journal explains — U.S. District Judge Lucy H. Koh, an Obama appointee, ruled in favor of […]

  3. 2
    Apr
    19

    Supply, Demand, and Green Energy

    Posted in Environment & Energy By Andrew Blackburn | Tagged , , ,

    Examples have been abundant for years that government subsidies of the green movement are nothing but bad news, and they’re not slowing down. With Solyndra’s collapse still fresh in the public’s mind, a new report has found that despite ghastly amounts of money poured into green jobs, the industry is buckling under pressure to perform. […]

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    Dec
    15

    Perdue's Cronies Put Project on Hold

    Posted in Economics, Environment & Energy By Brian Balfour | Tagged , , ,

    In new news pertaining to the proposed wind farm in Elizabeth City, the Charlotte Business Journal reports that the developer has decided not to begin construction on the boondoggle project. Iberdrola Renewables has decided not to start construction on a proposed $600 million N.C. wind project this year. The company says it has been unable […]

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