wind turbine farm Lookout Mountain http://apr.org en Residents Opposing Lookout Mountain Wind Farm http://apr.org/post/residents-opposing-lookout-mountain-wind-farm <p>Some residents near a proposed wind farm on Lookout Mountain are getting organized to oppose the project.</p><div><p>The Gadsden Times (<a href="http://bit.ly/189DqYI">http://bit.ly/189DqYI</a> ) reports that about 35 residents met Saturday to share their opinions about the project planned by Pioneer Green Energy of Austin, Texas.</p><p>Resident Brandon Balenger said the project shouldn't be so close to people who live at the base of the mountain. Chris Lipscomb said his house is about 1,900 feet from the project, and he expects it to cut his home value in half.</p> Sun, 19 May 2013 13:44:50 +0000 The Associated Press 30685 at http://apr.org Residents Opposing Lookout Mountain Wind Farm TVA: Too Soon to Know When Wind Farm Might Be OKd http://apr.org/post/tva-too-soon-know-when-wind-farm-might-be-okd <p>A Tennessee Valley Authority spokesman says it's too early to know when a proposed wind turbine farm atop Lookout Mountain could get the final go-ahead from TVA officials.</p><div><p>The Post reports (http://bit.ly/RBVL7u) that Texas-based Pioneer Green Energy hopes to build 8 to 10 of the turbines near Leesburg within the next 14 to 18 months.</p><p>TVA Renewable Energy Projects Manager Ed Stevens says that officials with the agency are reviewing data about the project.</p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 14:35:36 +0000 The Associated Press 19377 at http://apr.org TVA: Too Soon to Know When Wind Farm Might Be OKd