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Willmar wind turbine resumes operation

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Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

WILLMAR — The north wind turbine that had been shut down due to a malfunction with the pitch controller was restored to full function Wednesday afternoon, said Jon Folkedahl, supervisor of electrical production at Willmar Municipal Utilities.

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Folkedahl said today that technicians from turbine manufacturer DeWind restored the turbine to full function at about 5 p.m. Wednesday and that the unit was generating electricity.

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