Wind: $168 million over 40 years
The Golden Plains Wind Farm near Buffalo Center has started and is expected to provide enough clean energy to power 73,000 Iowa homes per year.
“The support throughout the counties (Kossuth and Winnebago) has made this a strong project,” said Morgan Hawk, senior communications partner for Alliant Energy. “It is going to provide clean energy, provide tax benefits and revenue for counties, important income for landowners through lease payments and also reduce emissions and help protect the environment.”
Read the complete story in the May 28 Kossuth County Advance.