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Use wind energy close to home

| Written by John Farrell | No Comments | Updated on Oct 14, 2010 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

We could explore the possibility of eliminating the need for long-transmission lines and utilize wind energy closer to the source (Minnesota and Iowa are two states that have done this successfully).

Source: Steve Jarding, Campaign Manager, Heidepriem for Governor (South Dakota)

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