September 25, 2013

Landowners sue Piedmont, wind company offers compromise

Written by Ben Felder, Editor | Piedmont Daily | September 25, 2013 |

If heated public debate were able to be harnessed for energy there may be no need for wind turbines.

But until that day comes, the fight over a proposed wind farm near Piedmont appears like it will continue. The latest shot in the wind farm war came from landowners outside the city who have filed a lawsuit against Piedmont over its recently passed ordinance that restricts the construction of turbines within three miles of the city border.

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