New Poll: North Dakota Voters Support Wind Energy Development

Voters expressed strong support for the economy, property rights and ALL energy resources in the state.

SUPPORT FOR WIND AND COAL IS STRONG IN NORTH DAKOTA

  • 79% of voters agree that more wind energy does not mean less coal, both wind and coal are needed to grow and diversify our economy.

NORTH DAKOTA SHOULD CONTINUE TO SUPPORT INVESTMENTS IN WIND ENERGY

  • 82% of statewide voters would like to see continued investment or MORE investment in wind energy in North Dakota.

WIND, COAL, OIL AND GAS ARE BOUNTIFUL RESOURCES IN NORTH DAKOTA

  • 69% of voters support an All-of-the-Above energy approach.

PRIVATE PROPERTY RIGHTS PLAY A CRITICAL ROLE

  • 90% of voters agree, private property rights should be an important consideration when counties and the Public Service Commission make decisions on wind energy projects.

WHO SAYS, "WE DON'T WANT TO LOOK AT THEM?"

  • 70% voters disagree with visual concerns of wind turbines; 47% strongly disagree.


Highlights available here.

Poll results available here.

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