Chatham Daily News
ATLANTA – A Chatham-Kent economic development official is hoping to stir up business at a wind energy conference in the U.S. this week. Stuart McFadden, manager of business development, is in Atlanta for Windpower 2012. He said with the number of turbines in the municipality, he’s seeking interest from maintenance companies.
“We put them up, but we still have to take care of them afterwards,” he said on Wednesday. “They’re going to be up for 20 years, so that’s the type of businesses I’m focusing on.” Chatham-Kent made the trip as a member of the Ontario Clean Technology Alliance. McFadden said OCTA met with more than 35 companies, and that he himself met with 35. Read article