Regulators approve $255 million wind farm for Alliant Energy

wind turbineFrom the Wisconsin State Journal, December 14, 2018.

From the Wisconsin regulators gave Alliant Energy approval Thursday to build a 150-megawatt wind farm in northern Iowa that the utility says will help meet its renewable energy goals while saving customers money.

With a cost of about $255 million, the Kossuth Wind Project is expected to save ratepayers about $81 million over its 30-year lifespan, which the company said should help “stabilize” electric bills.

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