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Fox Island Wind Executive at UMaine 

The CEO of the Fox Island Wind co-op was at the University of Maine today to talk about the pros and cons of wind power.Dr. George Baker is the head of Fox Island Wind in Vinalhaven.His lecture at the Wells Conference Center on the UMaine campus was open to the general public as well as students.Organizers of the event say it’s important to get accurate information out to the communities where wind projects are being proposed. Dana Humphrey is the Dean of Engineering. “I think as we all try to make rational decisions based on whether we have wind projects at a certain location or not I think it’s really important that it’s based on good information,” syas Humphrey, “so what we’re trying to provide today is someone who can take and provide us with some good information to help us all make better decisions.”