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Greenbriar Capital begins formal construction at 80 MW Blue Mountain Utah

Greenbriar Capital begins formal construction at 80 MW Blue Mountain Utah

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NEWPORT BEACH, CA, Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Greenbriar Capital Corp. (TSX.V: GRB) (OTC: GEBRF) is pleased to announce that it has commenced formal construction at its 80-MW Blue Mountain Utah wind energy site. Blue Mountain is a fully contracted 80 MW wind energy project holding a 20-year energy sales agreement with PacifiCorp, a subsidiary of Mid-American Energy Holdings Company, itself 89% owned by Berkshire Hathaway.

Construction has been awarded to RMT, Inc. of Madison, Wisconsin, a subsidiary of IEA Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, LLC of Chicago.  RMT is a world leader in renewable power engineering, procurement and construction services having built over 5,000 MW of renewable energy facilities including 2 world-class projects owned by Greenbriar Capital management’s previous company, Western Wind Energy Corp. This included the industry leading 120-MW Windstar Wind Project inTehachapi, CA and the 10.5-MW Kingman combined wind-solar project, the first purpose built fully integrated wind-solar generating facility in the World.

Construction at Blue Mountain began December 9th and will qualify the 80-MW Blue Mountain Wind Project for $42 Million USDof monetize-able Federal Investment Tax credits.

Jeffrey Ciachurski, CEO of Greenbriar Capital states; “we are delighted to once again be working with RMT, a world renowned renewable power engineering, procurement and construction contractor.  Having RMT begin the construction at Blue Mountain, is a major milestone event for the shareholders of Greenbriar Capital.  We look forward to bringing the 80-MW Blue Mountain, Utah Project online.”

About Greenbriar Capital Corp.

Greenbriar Capital Corp. is a leading developer of renewable energy and sustainable real estate projects. With long-term, high impact, contracted sales agreements in key project locations and led by a successful industry recognized operating and development team, Greenbriar targets deep value assets directed at adding significant accretive shareholder value.



Jeffrey J. Ciachurski
President, Chief Executive Officer and Director

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