Wind farm subsidies still with us—even in Oklahoma

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It wasn’t but a few years ago when Oklahoma ended its wind energy subsidies after a fiery battle between the wind industry and oil and gas operators.

But with President Biden’s signing of the Inflation Reduction Act on Tuesday, federal wind energy tax credits will be extended through 2025. It doesn’t mean there isn’t opposition to the government’s endorsement of more wind farms as part of the pro green energy and anti-fossil fuel effort by the Biden administration.

Take for instance what landowners and farmers in western Iowa have to say about wind farm growth.

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