Wind, solar development still growing in McLean County – The Pantagraph

Wind, solar development still growing in McLean County  The Pantagraph

BLOOMINGTON — Wind and solar energy experts are optimistic McLean County’s energy boom can continue, but it may need legislative help. Developers behind large renewable energy projects in the county told The Pantagraph they’re bullish on the prospects for more, especially given proposals at the state and federal levels that could stimulate growth. Smaller-scale solar projects, meanwhile, should continue to flourish thanks to ongoing incentives and another local group-buy program, officials said. “We remain hopeful and optimistic about the growth of renewable energy in our county and in the …

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