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Warren County Board adopts new zoning regulations

MONMOUTH - Warren County leaders want to be prepared if a wind energy developer decides to build turbines in the region. With a wind energy developer interested in Warren County, zoning officials spent the last several months researching the issue and creating an ordinance that regulates wind energy systems. The Warren County Board unanimously approved the ordinance Wednesday.
20 Apr 2006

Breezy windfall

While California may have birthed the American wind industry, new studies show Illinois ranks above the West Coast giant in terms of wind energy potential.
26 Mar 2006

Wind farm possible in Hudson area

NORMAL - A second, large-scale wind farm could be sprouting turbines in McLean County as early as next spring. Chicago-based Invenergy Wind LLC plans to build the $200 million McLean Wind Energy Center, a network of 100 wind turbines scattered across an 8,000-acre swath of the northeast corner of the county.
23 Mar 2006
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