power line http://hppr.org en Rural neighbors split on wind energy lines http://hppr.org/post/rural-neighbors-split-wind-energy-lines <p></p><p>The rolling plains of Midwest farm country are being tapped for their natural resources again. This time, though, the bounty would be wind energy, instead of corn, wheat or soybeans.</p><p>Houston-based utility company Clean Line Energy Partners wants to produce a massive amount of wind energy on the plains. To do that, the company plans to build five large-scale high voltage transmission lines that would criss-cross the country, three of which would bring energy from Midwestern windmills to the energy grid to the east.</p> Sat, 26 Oct 2013 16:53:38 +0000 Durrie Bouscaren 23473 at http://hppr.org Rural neighbors split on wind energy lines