Climate and Clean Energy News and Commentary
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.
Clean, affordable, homespun energy means hundreds of millions of dollars of investment in rural communities and thousands of jobs for Montana. Unfortunately, Montana's burgeoning clean-energy economy is under attack in the state Legislature.
“Edmonds has the right events, people and timing,” said Eileen Quigley, program director of New Energy Cities. “It can serve as a shining example with innovative, bold and creative political leaders, energized residents and a business community that sees the value of the new energy economy."
Now is the time for Oregon to push forward as a clean energy leader more than ever.
The New York Times reports that Ambre Energy mislead the public and state officials regarding the size and impact of their proposed coal terminal in Longview.