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Sustainable Business Oregon
February 17, 2011

Wind energy a $17M boon for Sherman County

"Wind companies have poured more than $17 million in property taxes, fees and strategic investments into Sherman County, according to a recent assessment of wind's impact on the rural area."

 
That opening sentence of Sustainable Business Oregon's article from February 17, 2011, gets straight to the point, but there are many details in the article beyond this basic fact that illustrate perfectly a point RNP has been making for many years -- renewable energy development benefits local communities and has real economic impacts.
 
The full article is posted on the Sustainable Business Oregon web site at:
Wind and Sun -- Montana's Next Economic Boom

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