08 Jun '17, 9pm

Schools in rural Oklahoma are benefiting from the revenue coming from #windenergy.

Schools in rural Oklahoma are benefiting from the revenue coming from #windenergy.

Amidst Oklahoma’s current budget crisis and subsequent wind production tax credit (PTC) elimination, the state’s successful wind industry is helping keep a number of public school districts afloat. Oklahoma has been engaged in an ongoing battle to manage its state budget over the past few years. Its educational budget, in particular, has forced public schools across the state to cut programs, reduce staff and minimize spending. According to Kevin Sims, superintendent of Minco Public Schools, Oklahoma schools “have been under fire, budget-wise, for three years now.” “When the state legislature dropped the gross production tax from seven percent to two percent on horizontal drilling, it was a real devastating blow to education and other central services in Oklahoma,” Sims says. “We have had to reduce our staff and cut services – we have cut out three teaching positions and a...

Full article: http://nawindpower.com/wind-rescue-oklahoma-schools-benef...

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  1. 09 Jun '17, 8pm

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