Hongrui Jiang speaks with Lake Effect's Bonnie North.
As we’ve heard on our Project Milwaukee series this week, Wisconsin utilities are required to generate 10 percent of their electrical power by renewable sources – such biomass, wind – and solar. That last source has been harnessed for decades. But only recently have its costs come down enough to make wider-spread use more appealing.
Reporter Maria Gallucci speaks with Lake Effect's Mitch Teich.
As we've heard on our Project Milwaukee: Power Switch coverage, Wisconsin utilities are required to generate ten percent of their electricity from sustainable sources, such as solar, wind, or biomass. They're standards that were created by the state legislature.