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Infrastructure limits growth in wind power

Wind turbines with transmission lines and field. (Sutisa Kangvansap / Depositphotos.com)

Wind energy’s biggest expansion hurdle is not a lack of supply or demand. Or even local wildlife. It’s a matter of getting the energy from the turbine to the consumer. American wind power development may have to be curtailed by ...

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Exelon seeks Md. approval for Garrett wind farm

OAKLAND — Exelon Corp. is seeking Maryland Public Service Commission approval to erect 12 to 15 wind turbines on Backbone Mountain in Garrett County about six miles south of Oakland. The Cumberland Times-News reports a public hearing on the project ...

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