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Zoning Committee decision could restrict wind farms on Oahu

  • BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Wind turbines transported to Kahuku last October were met with resistance from protesters. A proposal to limit wind farm construction within 5 miles of homes has been approved by the City Council Zoning Committee.

    BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Wind turbines transported to Kahuku last October were met with resistance from protesters. A proposal to limit wind farm construction within 5 miles of homes has been approved by the City Council Zoning Committee.

A proposal to prohibit energy-producing windmills from being installed within 5 miles of any neighboring properties won tentative approval from the City Council Zoning Committee last week. Read more

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