April 2011 Vol. 238 No. 4

In The News

Dont Let NIMBYism Deter You

Picture this: the CEO of a large energy corporation wants to pursue a new development. The economic difficulties haven’t slowed his company, so he decides to build a new plant near a small town in Midwest USA. The company’s management team constructs the business plan, collects the proper paperwork and gets ready for the approval process. All of a sudden the zoning commission holds off on granting their permit. Why? Residents of the areas near the proposed site created an opposition group to fight the project. Despite the fact that the new plant would generate cheap energy to power up several towns, increase the tax revenue and improve the local economy, the commun

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