MAZEPPA - Larry Hartman threw a question out to the large crowd gathered Thursday to learn and comment about a proposed 52-turbine wind farm in rural Goodhue.
"What is wind?" the Minnesota Office of Energy Security staffer asked.
Considering the wind farm(s) projected for Goodhue County, many are concerned for surrounding areas, the affects of sound, flickering reflections, killing of birds, human and wild life habitat, erosion of soil, etc.
Goodhue County Board More than 200 Goodhue County residents have signed a petition asking commissioners to enforce half-mile setbacks between wind turbines and homes and impose a moratorium on wind farm construction if more study is necessary.
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