US Fish and Wildlife: Okay, you can toast birds in-flight for a year, then we will see about licenses.

The toll on birds has been surprising, said Robert Weisenmiller, chairman of the California Energy Commission. “We didn’t see a lot of impact” on birds at the first, smaller power towers in the U.S. and Europe, Weisenmiller said.

Hello, law of unintended consequences.

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