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$40 Million to Wind Project in Washington County 

Catherine Pegram

More than $40 million is on the way to a wind project in Washington County.Evergreen Wind Power is receiving $40,441,471 in stimulus money from the federal government. The money will help add 17 turbines to a wind farm on Stetson Mountain near Danforth. 38 turbines already generate power at that facility, which started commercial operations the first of the year.Senators Susan Collins and Olympia Snowe say the grant is an investment in clean energy in Maine.