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OKIsItJustMe Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-04-08 08:43 AM
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Wind power continues to explode in ND
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Wind power continues to explode in ND

Dave Thompson

BISMARCK, ND (2008-03-04) The state Public Service Commission says wind power is growing rapidly in North Dakota.

The PSC says wind projects -- on-line, under construction or proposed -- account for nearly 1400 megawatts of electric generation. And the Commission says there's more to come

"I think it goes to show some of our worst wind resources are better than most of the wind resources in the rest of the country," said Commissioner Tony Clark. "You look at the southeastern states, and one of the reasons they've been opposed to a national renewable standard is they don't have anything anywhere that approaches what we have here."

Commissioners also credit the federal credit on wind power, as well as state incentives.

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GliderGuider Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-04-08 10:07 AM
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1. I thought it was just nucular power that exploded????
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OKIsItJustMe Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-04-08 11:32 AM
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2. Not so!
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GliderGuider Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-04-08 11:43 AM
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3. Wow! That left more debris than Flight 77!
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