REPORT: NRDC: CLEAN ENERGY SWEEPS ACROSS RURAL AMERICA

Clean Energy Sweeps Across Rural America

Clean energy creates jobs, supports local infrastructure development, and provides new opportunities to build thriving economies. While many rural American communities have faced economic challenges, they have also recently experienced incredible growth in wind energy, solar power, and energy efficiency. We examined case studies and clean energy employment and generation data to explore the exciting growth in the clean energy economy in the rural Midwest.

Full report: https://www.nrdc.org/sites/default/files/rural-clean-energy-report.pdf