Wind Power in Howard County brings Road Improvements

by Amy Bouska, Board Chair, Howard County Energy District As a result of a renewable electricity standard signed into law in 1983 by then-Governor Terry Branstad, wind turbines have been appearing in Iowa farm fields for decades.  Opinions about the new “crop” vary widely:  Are they a good thing because they help reduce carbon emissions and provide a new export “crop,” or are they a bad thing because they are

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