Hope is the sentiment in Muncie and East Central Indiana as Wednesday heralded the welcome of a new corporate citizen. Brevini, an Italian maker of power transmission units used in building energy-generating wind turbines, will relocate its US headquarters from Chicagoland to Muncie in 2009. According to The Star Press and the Muncie-Delaware County Economic Development Alliance, Brevini will bring 455 new jobs with an average salary of $46,000. Wind and alternative energies are expected to enjoy growth in the next few years as the United States and global environmental councils advocate the use of sustainable energy.

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