Students get glimpse of clean energy in action

Pete CodellaNews

A Scatec news release estimated 350 to 400 jobs are created over the course of the yearlong project with 85 percent of them hired from local laborers. The company estimates it will produce enough energy to prevent 145 thousand tons of carbon dioxide emissions annually, or 156 million tons of coal that will not be burned to produce energy annually, according to the release.