More project press

Roth: A lesson outside the Drummond classroom By Jim Roth Guest Columnist Posted: 06:52 PM Friday, July 5, 2013 Read more: Many knowledgeable people in the utility industry are predicting a future of decentralized or distributive power generation, where the power source is smaller and closer to the need, rather than giant power plants wheeling electrons across a state’s transmission lines. This trend is beginning to reveal itself in the unlikeliest of places, a rural school district with a progressive future, […]

WECC in the news again

WECC made the news in Drummond, Oklahoma recently as well. Drummond Schools wind turbines finish the first month of electricity production By Jessica Salmond, Staff WriterEnid News and Eagle ENID, Okla. — After the first month of energy production, Drummond Public Schools joins a small population of state schools turning to wind power. The five Drummond wind turbines completed the first month of production in June, as the grant for the project closed out Friday. A provision of the grant […]

WECC in the news

WECC made the news in Hays, Kansas recently. Turbines begin dotting the skyline 6/10/2013 By JUDY SHERARD It’s taken more than six years — and cost $9 million — but the dream of wind energy for Fort Hays State University soon will be a reality. Crews from PNE Corp., based in Washington, began working last week installing the first of two 400-foot wind turbines for the university. “We started receiving deliveries Friday (May 31) and finished Saturday,” said Wayne […]