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Public Service Commission to hear Fourmile wind farm proposal

The Maryland Public Service Commission is scheduled to hear a proposal to build a wind power project near Frostburg. The PSC is scheduled to hear the case Wednesday in Baltimore. Fourmile Wind Energy LLC is seeking to build the project ...

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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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Backers still want Md. wind bill

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland is pressing ahead to spur development of an offshore wind energy industry even as the failure of Gov. Martin O’Malley’s marquee energy proposal before the General Assembly promises to delay the effort. “It definitely sets us back ...

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O’Malley pushes wind in final days of session

ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Martin O’Malley is working to wrest free his offshore wind bill from a pair legislative panels in the final days of the 2011 session. The governor’s proposal to mandate that state utilities buy wind energy generated by ...

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