Fountain Wind Project Application Deemed Complete by CEC and Begins 270-day Evaluation Process

California Energy Commission (CEC) Executive Director Drew Bohan has filed a determination that an application submitted for opt-in certification of the Fountain Wind Project proposed in Shasta County is complete. This determination confirms the applicant has provided all necessary information to start… Continue Reading


Scorched Earth – Part II: The Rejection of the Fountain Wind Project, and Who Appealed the Decision

One month ago, on May 19, I sat in the Shasta County Resources Building with Director Paul Hellman to discuss being allowed more time to speak at the Public Land Planning Hearing on the Fountain Wind Project. An hour into… Continue Reading

Shasta Environmental Alliance, Not a Fan of Fountain Wind Project

The Shasta Environmental Alliance’s June 2021 newsletter covered a number of topics, including the Fountain Wind Project, and the Shasta County Planning Commission public hearing on Tuesday during which commissioners will decide whether a use permit will be granted for… Continue Reading