Real Estate – Wind Turbine – Public Nuisance – Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly

Superior Court

May 23, 2022

Where the plaintiffs brought an action for public nuisance in respect of a wind turbine, that action must be dismissed because of the plaintiffs’ failure to allege a public right and “special” damages. “In 2016, WED Portsmouth One, LLC (WED), pursuant to an agreement with the City of Portsmouth (City), installed a wind turbine at Portsmouth Secondary School in…