Measure would charge regulators with removing “subsidization” from solar reimbursement rates. Critics claim the burgeoning industry is being unfairly targeted.
State would benefit by embracing economic progress as PacifiCorp unveils proposal to increase renewables, lower rates and reduce emissions.
The $40 million plant will manufacture about 300 wind towers annually and employ about 150 workers, according to the companies. The manufacturing plant may help reduce project development costs for companies planning to develop wind farms in the region, which in turn could bolster the economics of building large interstate electrical transmission lines from Wyoming to metropolitan areas of the West. “You’re just in a great spot for future growth,” Worthington Global Group president Ralph Roberts said during a press conference in Cheyenne this morning.