Wind Energy http://tristatesradio.com en Political Tone to Wind Announcement http://tristatesradio.com/post/political-tone-wind-announcement <p>The announcement that Siemens Energy has been hired to build nearly 450 wind turbines featured more than just celebrations and congratulations.&nbsp; It had a distinct political feel as well. Wed, 18 Dec 2013 19:35:42 +0000 Jason Parrott 45546 at http://tristatesradio.com Political Tone to Wind Announcement Rural Neighbors Split on Wind Energy Lines http://tristatesradio.com/post/rural-neighbors-split-wind-energy-lines <p>The rolling plains of Midwest farm country are being tapped for their natural resources again. This time, though, the bounty would be wind energy, instead of corn, wheat or soybeans. Fri, 01 Nov 2013 15:25:27 +0000 Durrie Bouscaren 43136 at http://tristatesradio.com Rural Neighbors Split on Wind Energy Lines Green Team Connects Businesses and Colleges in Galesburg http://tristatesradio.com/post/green-team-connects-businesses-and-colleges-galesburg <p>In a class room on Carl Sandburg College in Galesburg, a small group of people sat watching a presentation by Tom Malek. Fri, 30 Aug 2013 15:12:44 +0000 Scott Stuntz 39750 at http://tristatesradio.com Green Team Connects Businesses and Colleges in Galesburg Loebsack : Flood Recovery $$$ Still Needed http://tristatesradio.com/post/loebsack-flood-recovery-still-needed <p>Rep. Dave Loebsack (D-IA 2) says there is still work to do to make sure his state does not experience a repeat of the Flood of 2008.</p><p>It was four years ago, this month, when rivers throughout eastern Iowa overran their banks and caused billions of dollars in damage.</p><p>Some of the hardest hit areas were Iowa City and Cedar Rapids</p><p>Rep. Loebsack says there is still a need for money to help in the recovery.&nbsp; He believes the funding is available in Washington D.C., if his colleagues can agree on how to divide it.</p> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 17:07:03 +0000 Jason Parrott 17476 at http://tristatesradio.com Loebsack : Flood Recovery $$$ Still Needed