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Renewable energy

December 14, 2016
Renewable energy sources, which include wind, solar and hydroelectric, account for 22 percent of Willmar’s power load.  Wind turbines produce just a small portion of that.

Briana Sanchez / Tribune file photo
Nearly a quarter of Willmar's power is renewable
December 14, 2016 - 7:00am
March 21, 2016
Willmar’s wind turbines viewed from Kandiyohi County Road 90. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Willmar’s wind turbines have best year ever
March 21, 2016 - 12:05am
January 26, 2016
Economics make renewable energy good for business and the environment
January 26, 2016 - 11:44pm
December 18, 2015
Committee discusses options for developing renewable energy in Kandiyohi County
December 18, 2015 - 12:08am
NLS wants renewable energy education center
September 18, 2015 - 10:45pm
May 26, 2015
Willmar considers renewable energy rate
May 26, 2015 - 11:21pm
A small wind generator and two solar panels produce as much electricity each month as Ginger Homme needs to power, heat and cool her two-bedroom home in rural Granite Falls. She is opening her home from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 4 to show others how renewable energy can work for them, and offer insight into how to do it right. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Go renewable the right way: Granite Falls homeowner to open doors to showcase renewable energy
September 26, 2014 - 11:23pm