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Environment

Wind Energy In NC

Wind turbines
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A stretch of land that was once called “The Desert” by locals is now the site of a potential new economy in North Carolina: wind energy.

And the market for the energy produced by the wind farms already has a buyer: Amazon. Meanwhile, the legislature continues to debate environmental deregulation measures.

Host Frank Stasio talks with WUNC environment reporter Dave Dewitt about the latest.

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