Congressman Mac Thornberry Visits Clarendon College

By Martin Barbosa

Published 05/15 2014 05:55PM

Updated 05/15 2014 07:11PM

CLARENDON -- Panhandle Congressman Mac Thornberry pays a visit to students at Clarendon College to speak about our wind energy.

It's part of an effort to encourage enrolling students in the school's wind technology training program who will become wind energy technicians of tomorrow.

Thornberry spoke about the importance wind energy plays in the panhandle and across the state.

There are more than 8,000 megawatts of new wind farms underway across the high plains.

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