06 May '15, 5pm

#Iowa is #1 in #wind generation. Proud to deliver 70% of all new wind capacity in the last 5 yrs.

#Iowa is #1 in #wind generation. Proud to deliver 70% of all new wind capacity in the last 5 yrs.

“The strong activity we’re seeing in Texas right now can be traced back to a strong, successful policy – namely the PTC,” said Steve Irvin, Executive Vice President of EDP Renewables North America, whose company has operating wind farms in Texas, and is slated to begin construction on more in the state. EDP Renewables ranks amongst the top five owners of wind farms in the U.S. “Extending the tax credit is critical for us to have the stability we need to plan our business and do our part to help grow this homegrown industry.” "Texas is enjoying a rural economic development boom thanks to wind energy investments in our state," said Jeff Clark, Executive Director of the Texas-based Wind Coalition. "Wind energy projects are putting Texans to work, lowering energy prices for consumers, and bringing dramatic increases to local tax bases. Texas policies are succeeding. With the l...

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