Shakopee Tribe ready to run wind turbine
The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community of Minnesota has installed a $1.8 million wind turbine on the reservation.

The turbine will provide up to 1.5-megawatts of power. It is expected to supply enough energy for all residents of the reservation.

The tribe installed the turbine last weekend and will be conducting tests in the coming days. It is expected to be fully operation by mid-October.

Get the Story:
Tribe's wind turbine is up - and close to running (The Prior Lake American 10/6)
Shakopee Mdewakanton Raise 386-foot-tall Turbine (AP 10/7)

This story is tagged under:
Search
Share this Story!

You are enjoying stories from the Indianz.Com Archive, a collection dating back to 2000. Some outgoing links may no longer work due to age.

All stories in the Indianz.Com Archive are available for publishing via Creative Commons License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)