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Wind energy and property values

Wind energy and property values

Full Title: Wind energy and property values
Author(s): Center for Rural Affairs
Publisher(s): Center for Rural Affairs
Publication Date: August 1, 2018
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Description (excerpt):

Wind energy continues to create new economic prospects in rural areas. However, this new development can come with concerns from local communities and landowners. Often mentioned is the possible effect on nearby property values. While there are many anecdotes about potential effects, there are several studies examining property values near wind farms. This fact sheet outlines considerations, findings, and recommendations drawn from those studies.

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