The SOO Green HVDC Link has attracted questions but no organized opposition at public meetings in Iowa and Illinois.
A proposal, which still needs to pass in the legislature, would preserve net metering and let utilities recoup costs faster.
Global Fiberglass Solutions plans to turn retired turbine blades into pellets for use in flooring, furniture and more.
A Des Moines-area property manager is promoting the legislation to require apartment owners to disclose energy costs.
Clean energy advocates say the Midwest needs to change how it plans — and pays for — transmission projects.