BP Flouts NY Law In Pursuit Of $300M Wind Farm, Town Says

Law360, New York (December 17, 2012, 3:29 PM EST) -- A BP PLC unit has been “flagrant” in its refusal to take its obligations seriously under a new state law designed to streamline power projects, a New York town said Friday, demanding more information from the power giant as it seeks to site a $300 million wind farm near Lake Ontario.

Under the Power NY Act of 2011 — commonly referred to as Article X — a new law that gives the state power to override local roadblocks, BP Wind Energy North America Inc. is supposed...
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