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PUC postpones decision, will re-examine need for wind farm

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ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission neither gave the go-ahead nor the red light to a proposed wind farm for Goodhue County.


Instead, the commissioners voted 3-0 Thursday to reopen the certificate of need for New Era Wind Farm LLC's project, which would build a 48-turbine wind farm near Goodhue.

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Sarah Gorvin
Sarah Gorvin has been with the Republican Eagle for two years and covers education, business and crime and courts. She graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2010 with a  journalism degree.