28 Mar '16, 8pm

Report: Over $15 Billion in Savings Possible on Texas Electric Bills by Growing Wind Energy!

Texas homeowners and business owners can keep more money in their pockets, and rural Texas ranchers and family farmers can receive millions of dollars more a year in land lease payments, by building new wind farms tapping into more of the state’s low-cost wind energy resources. That’s according to a new report, “A Wind Vision for New Growth in Texas ,” released today by the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) and the Wind Energy Foundation (WEF) . The data comes from calculations made using the U.S. Department of Energy’s new 2015 report Wind Vision: A New Era for Wind Power in the United States . (Click here to download the report. ) “With stable policy we can grow wind energy and we can save Texas consumers over $15 billion dollars ,” said Tom Kiernan, CEO of AWEA. “Because of American ingenuity, wind energy’s costs have dropped by 66 percent in just the last six yea...

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