NY Town Slams BP Outreach In Fight Over $300M Wind Project

Law360, New York (September 28, 2012, 3:37 PM EDT) -- BP Wind Energy North America Inc.'s public outreach related to its plan to build a controversial $300 million wind farm in Cape Vincent, N.Y., consisted of contacts with now-replaced officials who had direct financial stakes in the project, the town told state regulators Thursday.

Moreover, Cape Vincent officials told the New York State Public Service Commission in a filing that BP has misread state law, which requires it to demonstrate outreach efforts it is “presently taking” or intends to take as opposed to efforts it took...
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