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Permit official: Garrett Co. wind project in sensitive area

OAKLAND — A Garrett County permitting official says most of a proposed wind farm on Fourmile Ridge lies in areas designated as sensitive by the state. Permit and Inspections Division Chief Jim Torrington says 75 percent of the proposed wind ...

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Western Md. wind power project seeks fast-tracking

FROSTBURG — Developers of a proposed wind power farm near Frostburg are seeking fast-track approval from state regulators. Fourmile Wind Energy LLC said in a filing Monday with the Maryland Public Service Commission that the company hopes to begin construction ...

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No wind leases approved for Maryland

Maryland was not included in the first batch of states for which the U.S. Department of the Interior will lease land off the coast for development of offshore wind turbines, but the decision was no surprise to state officials.

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