Enviro Group Sues To Nix 315-MW Calif. Wind Project

Law360, New York (May 29, 2012, 5:29 PM EDT) -- A California environmental group, a local labor union and desert residents on Friday sued federal and state authorities to stop the construction of a 315-megawatt wind energy facility on more than 10,000 acres of public land near the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.

The complaint for injunctive and declaratory relief — filed in federal court by the Desert Protective Council, the Laborers' International Union of North America Local No. 1184, and two neighbors — targeted the Ocotillo Express project in Ocotillo, Calif., which received approvals from the...
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