BNE has 3 years to build third turbine

BNE Energy already has two wind turbines in Colebrook, including this one, which can be seen from Route 44. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson

COLEBROOK —  In late August, the Connecticut Siting Council granted BNE Energy three years to construct a third wind turbine at 17 and 29 Flagg Hill Road.

In 2010, the company announced its plans to construct six wind turbines, including three on the Flagg Hill Road property. Three others are to be built at the intersection of Route 44 and Rock Hall Road.

The plans to build the turbines were approved by the council after several public hearings were held in Colebrook.

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