Liisa Kissel

What has changed in a year?

Governor meets with critics of proposed wind project in Grafton and Windham, but questions still persist

Last week, a handful of Grafton residents spoke with Governor Peter Shumlin, who had agreed to take ten minutes of his busy schedule to meet with us. He knew the topic: our concerns about a proposed industrial wind project in Grafton/Windham.

While we presented our concerns - impact on the environment, noise and health, tourism and economy, property values - in those few minutes, the meeting made me reflect on a few questions.

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What would a large industrial wind power plant do to a small town like Grafton?...

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