Wyoming Legislature won’t increase wind tax

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Several proposals that would elevate taxes on wind energy in Wyoming possess died in the negate Legislature.

The bills integrated one to elevate the $1 per megawatt hour tax to $4 per megawatt hour and yet some other so as to add $4 to the novel tax for a total of $5 per megawatt hour.

The Casper Superstar-Tribune reports a third proposal that would possess imposed a 5-one year escalating tax also died.

The wind tax will possess to restful attain up all once more in a diversified forum. Republican Sen. Cale Case, of Lander, has been a proponent of elevating the tax for years and has encouraged an initiative are trying to assign the wind tax on the ballotin 2020.

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Files from: Casper (Wyo.) Superstar-Tribune, http://www.trib.com

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