Stories tagged: wind farm
Sat., March 17, 2018, 1:40 p.m.
Minnesota company to build wind farm in central Montana
A Minnesota company plans to build an 80-megawatt wind farm in central Montana that would provide power to NorthWestern Energy customers.
Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 7:12 p.m.
Plans for Montana wind farm cancelled
An energy company has canceled plans for a wind farm in central Montana, saying a price set by regulators makes the project unfeasible.
Thu., July 14, 2016, 12:57 p.m.
New York wind farm part of larger offshore energy ambitions
UNIONDALE, N.Y. – A New York utility plans to approve a wind farm off eastern Long Island that it says would be the nation’s largest offshore wind energy project built …
Tue., July 9, 2013
Feeling the wind’s worth
OAKESDALE, Wash. – Even five years ago, putting up 58 turbines to harvest the wind gusting across the rolling hills of the Palouse in northern Whitman County wouldn’t have made …
Wed., May 2, 2012
Construction starts on wind farm
A $210 million wind farm to be built south of Spokane this summer will include 58 windmills and generate power for about 30,000 Northwest homes. Boston-based First Wind marked the …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2011, 8:41 a.m.
W. Washington wind farm canceled due to seabird
Energy Northwest and four southwest Washington utilities have canceled the Radar Ridge wind power project, which had been proposed as the first major wind farm in Western Washington.
Wed., Oct. 27, 2010
Wind farm proposed on Palouse
Wind turbines could be the next cash crop for Whitman County’s wheat farmers. A Boston company wants to build a $170 million wind farm on a ridge near Oakesdale, a …
Thu., Feb. 18, 2010
Utility to delay wind farm project
Avista Corp. will delay construction of a 50-turbine wind farm near Reardan until at least 2014, citing the high costs associated with harnessing energy from the wind. Avista had planned …
Thu., Feb. 4, 2010, 11:56 a.m.
Wind farm outside Ellensburg OK’d
A new wind farm near Ellensburg has won gubernatorial approval.