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Court of Appeals: Let Jay Nygard put up his wind turbine

  • Blog Post by: James Eli Shiffer
  • October 23, 2012 - 10:36 AM

The turbine of turbulence (photo by Bruce Bisping)

The turbine of turbulence (photo by Bruce Bisping)

My colleague Tom Meersman reported today on how Jay Nygard won a victory at the Court of Appeals over his two-year quest to put up a small-scale wind turbine in his Orono backyard. Whistleblower first reported on the conflict in December 2010 - since then, the battle has escalated with visits from cops and inspectors, lawsuits and frustration from neighbors. Read the full appeals court decision here

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