GMP: 80% of Lowell Voters Approve Kingdom Community Wind Project

By Joe Gullo

Published 03/04 2014 05:38PM

Updated 03/04 2014 06:14PM

LOWELL, Vt. - According to Green Mountain Power, more than 80% of voters support for the Kingdom Community Wind project. 

The vote was 110 to 27. 

“Projects like this demonstrate that renewable energy development of this size and scope can succeed at generating clean, cost effective and reliable energy for Vermont with the ongoing backing of local communities," said Mary Powell, President and CEO of Green Mountain Power and owner and operator of Kingdom Community Wind.

Kingdom Community Wind began operating in 2012.

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