Maine - LD 1262 - 2017

To Protect Monhegan Island By Limiting Wind Turbines.

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Infrastructure

Added On: 04-10-2017
Updated On: 04-19-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Dana L. Dow (Senate/Republican)





Actions (7)

  • 03-30-2017 - Committee on ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES suggested and ordered printed
  • 03-30-2017 - On motion by Senator SAVIELLO of Franklin Tabled until Later in Today's Session, pending REFERENCE
  • 04-04-2017 - Taken from the table by the President
  • 04-04-2017 - On motion by Senator WOODSOME of York The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY
  • 04-04-2017 - Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence
  • 04-06-2017 - The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY.
  • 04-06-2017 - In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.

News (1)

Bill could scuttle UMaine offshore wind project near Monhegan - Press Herald
Published by pressherald.com
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 15:54:30 GMT

A bill aimed at moving a wind energy test site farther from Monhegan Island would have the practical effect of ending Maine's bid to build the country's first commercial-size, floating wind turbines, according to a federal Department of Energy official ...