Hoping to avoid avian “death by turbine,” conservation groups have filed a lawsuit in federal court to protect California’s endangered condors and golden eagles from a wind-energy project in the southern Sierra Nevada Mountains.
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BREAKING: Conservation groups challenge North Sky River wind project.
Approval by Imperial County officials means work can begin on what will be the world’s largest solar farm.
Four major conservation groups announced their support for a set of proposed large-scale solar power projects in Imperial County, California today.
“What’s frustrating about the Calico solar project is that the developer and the Bureau of Land Management can avoid the worst impacts to wildlife by being ‘smart from the start’ and moving the project to degraded agricultural lands near the proposed site,” says Kim Delfino, Defenders of Wildlife’s California program director.