Midlands Voices, Omaha World-Herald
The writer, of Omaha, represents Legislative District 20 in the Nebraska Legislature.
Along with our abundant groundwater resources, Nebraska has a very special above-ground resource — wind. As a member of the Natural Resources Committee, I am proud to have worked closely with my colleagues in the Legislature to pass Legislative Bill 824 in 2016. This bill, which I introduced and designated as my personal priority, allows wind energy companies to thrive in Nebraska by removing 1930s regulatory barriers. Continue reading.
ADDITIONAL RECOMMENDED READING
- Opinion: Nebraska must invest in wind energy to combat climate change, by Madison Morrissette, The Daily Nebraskan. Morrissette is a junior political science and communication studies double major at the University of Nebraska Lincoln.
- Most now see climate change as responsible for hurricane severity (POLL),. ABC News