TITLE

Obama stops Chinese wind farm in Oregon

PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
South Asian Post;10/4/2012, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the statement of the Treasury Department regarding the move of U.S. President Barack Obama in preventing a Chinese company, Ralls Corp., from building wind farms in Oregon due to security issues.
ACCESSION #
84129729

 

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