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Public meeting on Antelope Ridge is Jan. 25
1/10/2011
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MEETING NOTICE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
11-05
Contacts:
Sue Oliver, 541-567-3840 ext. 225
Sylvia McDaniel, 503-373-0082
In Oregon 1-800-221-8035
 
SALEM—The Oregon Department of Energy (ODOE) will hold a public meeting to share information and request comments on the proposed Antelope Ridge wind-powered electrical generating facility near the northeast Oregon town of Union. The meeting takes place from 6-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 25 at Union Elementary School (540 S. Main).
 
The department is currently asking for comments on the project application submitted by Horizon Wind Energy. The application is available for review at the Union and La Grande libraries, and comments should be submitted by 5 p.m. on February 14. 
 
Following the end of the comment period, ODOE, which serves as staff to Oregon’s Energy Facility Siting Council (EFSC), will prepare a draft proposed order, containing recommended findings on the project’s compliance with EFSC siting standards. The draft proposed order will also be made available for public review. 
 
Links to more information:
For those who cannot attend the Jan. 25 meeting but would like to submit comments, please mail them to:
Oregon Department of Energy
c/o Sue Oliver, Energy Facility Siting Officer
395 E. Highland Ave.
Hermiston, OR 97838
For more information, please contact ODOE at 503-378-4040; toll-free in Oregon at 1-800-221-8035.
 
To request an interpreter for the hearing impaired, or accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact ODOE at least 72 hours before the meeting at 1-800-221-8035, TTY 1-800-735-2900, or fax 503-373-7806.
 
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About the Department of Energy: The Oregon Department of Energy (ODOE) provides tax credits, loans, technical assistance and energy information for homes, businesses, manufacturing, farms, ranches, schools and governments. For more information, visit ODOE’s website at www.oregon.gov/energy.
 

 

Oregon Department of Energy
Main OfficeHermiston Field Office
625 Marion St. NE, Salem, OR 97301-3737
395 E Highland Rd.
Phone: 503-378-4040Hermiston, OR 97838
Toll-free in Oregon: 1-800-221-8035P: 541-567-3840
Fax: 503-373-7806