US senator opposes Vt. moratorium on wind

US senator opposes Vt. moratorium on wind projects
Associated Press

FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2011 file photo, wind turbines line the hillside at First Wind's project in Sheffield, Vt. Vermont U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is urging Vermont lawmakers not to put a three-year moratorium on the construction of new wind power projects in the state. Sanders says that if Vermont ceases new wind development, the message will out across the country that even in Vermont, there is not a serious commitment to combatting global warming.(AP Photo/Toby Talbot, File)

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