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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 […]
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Solar and Wind Comprise 61% of 2015 Capacity Additions

New capacity additions are slowing as efficiency and demand management techniques make new generation less necessary nationwide, and the new plants that are added are largely cleaner than in years past, SNL Energy reports.