Idaho is building what will be the state's largest wind project to date near land once traversed by Lewis and Clark, and Sacagawea.
As part of the groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday for the 183-megawatt Idaho Wind Partners project, Idaho Governor C.L. "Butch" Otter and others signed the giant blade of a wind turbine. Most of the land being used for the Idaho project consists of both active and idle farmland across Magic Valley, part of which is considered a piece of the iconic Oregon Trail.
"The renewable energy industry is breathing new life into the … Read more