The state’s jumpstart on offshore wind could help it become a pioneer in ocean-related innovation, some leaders think.
A roughly $2 billion proposal in the works calls for AEP utilities to acquire three planned Oklahoma wind farms.
Clean energy advocates say the Midwest needs to change how it plans — and pays for — transmission projects.
Invenergy recently broke ground on three large solar projects totaling 750 megawatts near the Iowa-Minnesota border.
The bill singles out wind energy, frustrates property rights and “would be fatal” to the state’s wind industry, critics say.