Grant sales tax exemptions for wind farms, Nebraska lawmakers are urged

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Posted: Friday, February 15, 2013 12:00 am

LINCOLN — Advocates for wind energy urged state lawmakers Thursday to grant a sales tax exemption on wind turbines and other equipment to make Nebraska more competitive for new wind farms.

Nebraska is falling behind neighboring states, they said, because it does not offer exemptions on the purchases of turbines, towers and other wind-farm equipment.

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