31 Oct '12, 3pm

Republican Congressman @repcorygardner praises #PTC at #Colorado wind farm dedication: #windworks

U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) singled out the federal wind energy Production Tax Credit (PTC) for praise Monday at a wind farm ribbon-cutting event, saying, ""Wind energy harnessed in Colorado and across the country has to be part of any true 'all of the above' strategy that moves us closer to energy independence. That is why we should extend the production tax credit to promote wind energy that leads to private sector investment like this one, new manufacturing jobs and a clean source of domestic energy. I'm proud to be part of the effort to continue Colorado's rapid expansion into energy production and clean energy technology." Mr. Gardner joined ranchers, federal, state and local officials, and energy industry leaders at the event near Limon, Colo., for NextEra Energy Resources' Limon I and II Wind Energy Centers. NextEra, the nation's largest generator of wind power...

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