Canisteo, NY – Canisteo Town residents and board member heard a presentation from Marguerite Wells of Invenergy Monday night. The large wind farming company has plans to expand into six towns; Canisteo, Cameron, Jasper, Greenwood, West Union, and Troupsburg. The company plans on developing the Canisteo Wind Energy Center in Steuben County and once the project is under way up to 90 turbines producing 290.7 MW of power are planned. The company already has 22,000 plus acres under lease and plans on completeing the project by late 2019 or early 2020.
A Canisteo Wind Open House is planned for Monday, August 22nd, 2016 at the Jasper-Troupsburg Central School from 5:30pm to 7:30pm and Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 at the Canisteo-Greenwood Elementary school from 10am to 12pm. Wells uged anyone with questions or concerns to attend one of these presentations or if you cannot attend you can contact Invenery at 607-330-0339 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.