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ARA Minnesota Training

A Renewable America, with organizing and planning facilitated by AWEA regional partner Wind on the Wires, was pleased to host the first in a series of media and public engagement trainings on August 27th in the Twin Cities metro area. Co-hosted by local renewable businesses, Blattner Energy and EDF Renewable

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Wind Vision Ambassadors Clean Power Plan Webinar

Webinars have been instrumental in recruitment and media engagement efforts. On August 6, the Wind Vision Ambassador program hosted a webinar on the release of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan and how the Plan will impact the wind industry. The webinar led with an introduction from John Kostyack,

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The Military’s Positive Experience with Renewable Energy

On July 22, our Businesses for a Healthy Climate campaign organized a successful luncheon briefing in Norfolk, Virginia, with business and civic leaders, military leaders and top state officials, including Gen. (Ret.) Ronald Keys, former Commander of Air Combat Command at Langley Air Force Base, and Lt. Governor Ralph Northam.

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Iowa farmer takes Pope’s side on climate change

By DEAN REYNOLDS / CBS NEWS / June 18, 2015, 7:52 PM DAVENPORT, Iowa— Iowa farmer Tom Wind grows a lot more than soybeans and corn. He’s been planting 400-foot wind turbines at his farm in Greene County, Iowa. The turbines are able to fuel a 2,000 horsepower engine. “It turns out that wind

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