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Commentary: Legislation Blows Hot Air at Wind Turbines
The Outer Banks Voice, May 20, 2019

​A thorough opinion piece on why North Carolina’s Senate Bill 377 is unnecessary; including the effectiveness of DoD’s Siting Clearinghouse, the bill’s overreach on personal property rights, and wind’s ability to diversity the state’s economy.

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North Carolina Sen. Steinburg Opposes Ban on Wind Energy
The Daily Advance, May 14, 2019

Senator Steinburg is right - S. 377 is unnecessary and denies many of North Carolina’s most economically distressed counties the opportunity for massive private investment and increased county tax revenue.

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David Kelly: North Carolina’s Economy Steps Back if Wind Ban Moves Forward
The Fayetteville Observer, May 04, 2019

Opinion piece by David Kelly of the Environmental Defense Fund: to move North Carolina’s economy forward, we can’t hold wind back.

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Leading North Carolina Conservatives Oppose Wind Ban
Conservatives for Clean Energy, May 02, 2019

Leading conservative voices are concerned about the effect North Carolina’s new proposed wind ban would have on private property rights

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Senate Pushes Ahead with a Controversial Ban on Wind Farms in Most of Eastern NC
News & Observer, May 02, 2019

The North Carolina Senate Commerce and Insurance Committee voted to send Senate Bill 377 to the Senate Floor yesterday.

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