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Alternative Energy Sample Ordinances


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The Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia Law School provides a sample Wind Siting Ordinance that encourages development while procedurally addressing common concerns citizens have with wind energy facilities.

Click on one of the following communities for a sample ordinance for Alternative Energy Zoning:

(HRC=Home Rule City  GLV=General Law Village)

Blissfield (GLV) Pop. 3,223

Grand Rapids (HRC) Pop. 197,800

Royal Oak (HRC) Pop. 60,062

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