Sugar River Wind Farm

A Green County wind farm planned to begin construction in 2019
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Why Sugar River Wind?

A typical 65 MW wind farm project creates approximately 100 construction jobs and millions of dollars of local spending.
Wind energy has zero emissions and uses 500 times less water than traditional energy sources.
The project will provide clean, low-cost electricity for 20,000 homes, helping protect the environment and reduce utility costs.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do wind farms affect family farming?

Wind farms help preserve family farms. Lease payments provide a stable income stream that helps small farms weather fluctuations in crop production and pricing. Additionally, a typical wind farm uses only 1 to 2 acres of farmland per turbineā€¦ Read More

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