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Windfall

Wind power... it's sustainable ... it burns no fossil fuels...it produces no air pollution. What's more, it cuts down dependency on foreign oil. That's what the people of Meredith, NY first thought when a wind developer looked to supplement the rural farm town's failing economy w...

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Other Authors: Films Media Group,, First-Run Features (Firm)
Format: Video
Language: English
Published: [Place of publication not identified] : First-Run Features (Firm), [2010]
Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (1 hr., 22 min., 49 sec.)) : sound, color.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Windfall
  • (2:34)
  • Town Supervisor
  • (3:19)
  • Turbines as Neighbors
  • (2:09)
  • Contentious Issue
  • (4:16)
  • Isolated Community
  • (3:36)
  • Wind Business
  • (2:00)
  • Delaware County
  • (4:00)
  • Planning Board
  • (2:22)
  • Wind Farms
  • (3:16)
  • Low-Frequency Noise
  • (2:48)
  • Shadow Flicker
  • (2:11)
  • Other Considerations
  • (2:57)
  • Meredith Town Board
  • (5:27)
  • Wind Opposition
  • (3:56)
  • Energy Income
  • (2:21)
  • Wind Activists
  • (3:33)
  • Conflict of Interest
  • (3:51)
  • Fractured Town
  • (5:11)
  • Local Democracy
  • (3:09)
  • Tug Hill
  • (3:38)
  • Perceptions of Wind Companies
  • (2:45)
  • Winds of Change
  • (2:14)
  • Energy Inconsistency
  • (2:57)
  • Offsetting Costs
  • (3:05)
  • Off the Grid
  • (2:10)
  • Credits: Windfall
  • (2:52)