A bill in the Vermont Senate seeks to give local officials a bigger say on siting utility-scale wind projects and would amend the standard by which the Vermont Public Service Board evaluates wind projects. "It was very disappointing to have this [bill] come up," said David Blittersdorf, president and CEO of AllEarth Renewables. "It's really a [Not in My Back Yard] thing" pushed by groups with an anti-wind energy agenda, he said.

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