Allegany County Wind Ordinance (Maryland)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Maryland
Applies to County Allegany County, Maryland

Name Allegany County Wind Ordinance
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector Local

Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


This ordinance sets requirements for industrial wind energy conversion systems. These requirements include minimum separation distances, setback requirements, electromagnetic interference analysis (EIA), the establishment of bonds for the purposes of decommissioning and groundwater protection, as well as the establishment of supplemental safety provisions.