First Wind to Host Annual Stetson Wind Snowmobile Ride-In
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http://pdf.reuters.com/htmlnews/8knews.asp?i=43059c3bf0e37541&u=urn:newsml:reuters.com:20130216:nBw165001a http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20130216005001/en --(Business Wire)-- First Wind: WHAT: First Wind will host its annual Stetson Wind Snowmobile Ride-In, bringing together snowmobilers from across the area to see the company`s wind projects up-close while enjoying the scenic beauty of the area. This year`s ride-in will give riders the opportunity to see both the Stetson Wind and Rollins Wind projects while riding along the Ride The Wind snowmobile trail, a proposed 590-mile snowmobile trail that will connect Maine`s wind power projects and benefit local tourism and economic development. The ride-in will conclude with a barbecue luncheon. For riders, a snowmobile helmet or hard hat is REQUIRED. All attendees, including members of the media, must sign a First Wind liability waiver form and are asked to be mindful of safety and respect posted signs. For more information, media should contact John Lamontagne, email@example.com or Dan Cashman, firstname.lastname@example.org. More information can be found at RidetheWind2013.com. WHO: First Wind will host the event with members from the following invited groups: * Quad County Snowmobile Club * Lincoln Snowhounds * Lee Mogul Pounders * And many more.... WHERE: Ride-in from your club to the trail intersection at Atlas Road - Stetson Mountain, or meet at First Wind`s Operations & Maintenance building: Owl Mountain Road; T8 R3 MBPP, near Danforth, ME (Event site near the junction of Route 169 and Owl Mountain Road) WHEN: Saturday, February 16, 2013 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. About First Wind First Wind is an independent renewable energy company exclusively focused on the development, financing, construction, ownership and operation of utility-scale renewable energy projects in the United States. Based in Boston, First Wind has wind projects in the Northeast, the West and Hawaii, with combined capacity of 980 megawatts (MW) - enough to power almost 300,000 homes each year. For more information on First Wind, please visit www.firstwind.com or follow us on Twitter @FirstWind. First Wind John Lamontagne, 617-960-9521 Director, Communications Copyright Business Wire 2013