Cross-posted from Appalachian Voices
This just in from the Public News Service.
The contractor expects to have the 61 turbines done by the end of next summer. Investment in the entire project should total about $250 million, and it should be able to produce a hundred and thirty megawatts of electricity.
This clean energy facility is employing local union and non-union contractors and purchasing local materials.
For the whole story and a short radio clip click HERE.
Read the original post here:
Construction Begins At Laurel Mountain Wind Farm.