Enviros Sue Army Corps Over 150-MW Maine Wind Project

Law360, New York (October 30, 2013, 2:01 PM EDT) -- A planned 150-megawatt wind project in Maine was hit on Tuesday with a challenge by environmental groups arguing that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers violated the Clean Water Act in granting the permit for the 50-turbine project.

In a complaint filed in Maine federal court, environmental groups in the state including Protect our Lakes and the Forest Ecology Network sought to block a permit for the Oakfield wind project expansion project, which the Corps had granted to Evergreen Wind II LLC, a unit of Boston-based...
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