wind farm

Wind Farm Tax Deal Hits Converse County Revenue
DOUGLAS, Wyo. (AP) — A property tax settlement between Wyoming and Duke Energy will result in less tax revenue for Converse County. The Wyoming Department of Revenue originally valued Duke’s Top of the World wind farm near Glenrock at nearly $415 million. Duke contested that value, say…
Carbon County Commission Approves Wind Farm
RAWLINS, Wyo. (AP) — A proposed large wind farm project in Carbon County has cleared another regulatory hurdle. The Carbon County Commission voted 3-0 Tuesday to grant a conditional use permit to the Power Company of Wyoming for the Chokecherry and Sierra Madre wind farm project. The commissi…
Duke Disputes Converse County Wind Farm Valuation
DOUGLAS, Wyo. (AP) — Duke Energy says it’s Top of the World wind farm in Converse County doesn’t produce as much energy as the company’s other Wyoming wind farms and its tax valuation should be cut nearly in half. The Associated Press reports  that the energy company…
Feds Charge 3 In Wind Farm Scam
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say three people bilked $3.7 million from investors by claiming to develop wind farms in Wyoming and South Dakota. The projects never were built. A federal indictment filed in Cheyenne says phone solicitors made cold calls to investors nationwide, tel…