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Inyo-Mono Supervisors: grant money, zoning and Mammoth meetings

At the Inyo Supervisors meeting today, issues of a grant, legal fees and zoning for internet antennas were slated for discussion and possible action. Inyo Board agenda – http://www.inyocounty.us/Board_of_Supervisors/Agenda/2014-01-07.pdf Mono Board agenda –http://www.monocounty.ca.gov/sites/default/files/fileattachments/board_of_supervisors/calendar_event/2291/01_jan_7_2014_agenda_only.pdf The grant amounts to $600,000 from the US Environmental Protection Agency. Inyo and other counties would participate. According to officials, assessments have been […]

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Solar meetings

Tuesday and Wednesday nights, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power will hold two public meetings on its proposed Southern Owens Valley Solar Ranch project. The plan includes around 1200 acres six miles southeast of Independence. DWP says the project would generate 200 megawatts from one million solar panels. The project site is also […]

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LADWP solar project – what value to Inyo?

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power wants to build a 200 megawatt solar project south of Independence. LA will get all the taxes from the project and the power. What does Inyo get? Not much, according to a proposed Term Sheet negotiated by Inyo and DWP staff. The Board of Supervisors approved the […]

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