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2011-04-12 13:30:00

MILWAUKEE, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As Wisconsin's winter energy shut-off moratorium draws to a close, We Energies is again launching its Stay Connected campaign. The campaign uses phone calls, bill inserts and bill messages to alert customers who are behind on their energy bills, help them understand available payment options and work with them to prevent disconnection. We Energies will begin disconnecting service to Wisconsin residential customers who are significantly in arrears...

2010-03-25 10:00:00

MILWAUKEE, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- We Energies announced today that it has developed a Wisconsin-based alliance to design and build the Glacier Hills Wind Park, which will be located in the towns of Randolph and Scott in Columbia County. The project is expected to generate more than 400 million emission-free kilowatt hours annually - enough to power 45,000 homes. The construction alliance will include The Boldt Company of Appleton, Michels Corporation of Brownsville and Edgerton...

2008-10-27 12:00:25

MILWAUKEE, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- We Energies filed an application today with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSCW) for authorization to build the Glacier Hills Wind Park. The proposed wind park would be located in the towns of Randolph and Scott in northeast Columbia County -- approximately 45 miles northeast of Madison. Current plans call for the project to consist of up to 90 wind turbines that would generate as much as 207 megawatts of electricity -- enough capacity to...

2008-03-25 15:00:00

The state's newest energy crop is rising above the rolling farm fields overlooking Lake Winnebago in northeastern Fond du Lac County. While farmers throughout Wisconsin have planted more corn in recent years to make ethanol, some area farmers will soon receive payments for giving land over to another renewable resource: wind turbines. More than 170 turbines sit atop towers in two new wind farm projects in Fond du Lac and Dodge counties. The new turbines will generate only a fraction of the...

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