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Wind Energy Fact Check

Wisconsin Kidwind Challenge

Event Details

Saturday, March 6, 2021
3 p.m.-3:45 a.m.
Wind energy is quickly becoming mainstream across the United States, supplying about 7 percent of the country's electricity in 2019. Yet for those who are less familiar with wind energy, there may be some misconceptions about wind turbines' impact to the surrounding environment and community. Join us to hear from a panel of experts as they address some common concerns and discuss what is known about wind energy's true impact on the economy, health, and the environment.