Empire to invest in wind energy

Empire to invest in wind energy

The Empire District Electric Co. announced this week it plans to expand its wind resources with the development of an additional 800 megawatts of strategically located wind generation in or near its service territory by the end of 2020. Once fully operational, the project is projected to generate cost savings for customers of $150 million to $300 million over a 20-year period, the company said in a news release. The average residential customer is expected to save nearly $10 per month over the 20-year period, the release said. “We are pleased to put forward this initiative which demonstrates an […]