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Build Your Own Small Wind Power System by Brian Clark Howard, Kevin Shea

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CHAPTER 7Navigating Permits and Zoning

Given the fact that you can count on one hand the number of other towns in Maine that have a wind turbine ordinance—if there’s any at all—I think it’s unrealistic to expect us to get together an ordinance from scratch that covers all the safety issues.

–STEVE BENNETT1

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