By Cody Winchester, Omaha World Herald
The Omaha Public Power District has approved a plan to buy 400 megawatts of wind power from a proposed wind farm near O’Neill, Neb.
If all works out, the project would more than double OPPD’s portfolio of renewable energy sources.
The OPPD board on Thursday approved a 20-year power purchase agreement with Geronimo Energy of Edina, Minn., to buy the power from the Grande Prairie Wind Farm, scheduled to come online in 2015. To continue reading, click here: www.omaha.com/article/20131017/NEWS/131018808
Wind energy gains ground with OPPD purchase, by Algis J. Laukaitis, Lincoln Journal Star
Newest Wind Power Purchase To Be OPPD’s Largest To Date, WOWT News, Omaha, Nebraska
OPPD Announces Wind Energy Purchase, KOLN-TV 1011, Lincoln, Nebraska