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Vote NO To Support Wind in South Dakota

After many years of siting wind speeds, wind data, location and many other supporting documents, Dakota Power Community Wind has Lincoln County (Sioux Falls area) voting to keep wind turbine set-backs to the national average.  With much anticipation, hard work, long debates and community meetings – a vote ‘NO’ will keep wind, jobs and clean […]

South Dakota Wind Tech Graduate Excels Elsewhere

 It’s not very often you meet someone from your home state – not to mention your home town of Aberdeen, S.D. population 27,000+ people. Two like-minded wind energy proponents had the chance to sit down and chat about the renewable energy industry.  Matthew Crane, 36, grew up in a small town in South Dakota – […]