Developing transmission for renewable energy delivers multiple benefits to rural communities, including multiple revenue streams from farmland, local property tax payments, reduced water use for power generation, and lower land use than required for traditional fuel extraction.
Dustin Bleizeffer, Editor-in-Chief, WyoFile
Kent Singer, Executive Director, Colorado Rural Electricity Association
Tom Hunt, Policy Programs Manager, Colorado Energy Office
Ron Lehr, former Chairman, Colorado Public Utilities Commission
John Covert, Working Landscapes