03 Aug '11, 2pm

Will It Be Jobs and Renewables or Private Rights and Aesthetics in Antelope Valley?: At the front lines of Fir...

Will It Be Jobs and Renewables or Private Rights and Aesthetics in Antelope Valley?: At the front lines of Fir...

At the front lines of First Solar’s fight for its Antelope Valley Solar Ranch One solar power plant and NextEra Energy’s fight for its Blue Sky wind project, serious, dedicated people are locked in contention . Behind them are hungry people who desperately want jobs and frightened people who fear that the quality of their peaceful lives is about to be lost forever. With some 13 renewables projects in the works and perhaps twenty more planned, Antelope Valley’s roughly 27,000 acres of high desert lands are poised to become a renewable energy engine unlike anything ever seen before . The two driving forces: (1) A renewables standard requiring California to obtain a third of its power from renewables by 2020, a near doubling of present capacities, and (2) new Governor Jerry Brown’s determination to meet the standard, typified by his recent call for authorities to “push” and, ...

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