IKEA Buying Illinois Wind-Energy ProjectIKEA announced Thursday that it is buying a long-planned wind-energy project in eastern Illinois as part of the company's initiative to offset its energy use with renewable energy generation.
Midwest Farmers Putting Up Roadblocks To Wind Power Line ProposalThe windy plains of Kansas could be a treasure trove in the nation's effort to harness clean energy, but a major proposal to move wind-generated electricity eastward is running into a roadblock: Farmers who don't want high-power transmission lines on their land.
Macoupin County Schools To Study Wind Power Southwestern middle and high school students picked to be part of pilot program.
Illinois No. 2 in Nation in Adding Wind Turbines Illinois led the nation in the number of wind turbines installed in 2011.