Kansas Gov. Brownback applauds new wind farm
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback (R) joined representatives from BP Wind Energy and Sempra U.S. Gas & Power yesterday afternoon at their Flat Ridge 2 wind farm in Harper County to mark the launch of the project’s construction.
“The development of the Flat Ridge 2 Wind Farm is an important component to achieving balance in our country’s energy production and revitalizing rural Kansas,” Gov. Brownback said. “Our state has a rich abundance of this home-grown, renewable energy and we are happy to add it to our list of Kansas export commodities alongside oil and natural gas, beef and wheat.”
Located on a 66,000-acre site about 40 miles southwest of Wichita and consisting of 262 GE ...