Osage County denies wind farm permit for TradeWind Energy

May 9, 2014 by  
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Osage County denies wind farm permit for TradeWind Energy

Osage County denies wind farm permit for TradeWind Energy

Jim Goodwin, a member of the Osage County Board of Adjustment, speaks during a public meeting about the proposed Mustang Run wind power project Thursday at the Osage County Fairgrounds in Pawhuska. MATT BARNARD/Tulsa World



Posted: Friday, May 9, 2014 12:00 am
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Updated: 3:50 am, Fri May 9, 2014.

Osage County denies wind farm permit for TradeWind Energy

By CASEY SMITH World Staff Writer

TulsaWorld.com

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PAWHUSKA — Many in the crowd cheered Thursday evening as the Osage County Board of Adjustment voted to deny a Kansas-based wind energy company’s application for a permit to build a wind farm on sections of tallgrass prairie near Pawhuska.


After returning from a roughly 20-minute executive session that board Chairman Mike Render said was necessary to discuss legal issues, three of the board’s four voting members decided to deny TradeWind Energy a conditional-use permit to build the 16,000-acre Mustang Run wind farm.

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Friday, May 9, 2014 12:00 am.

Updated: 3:50 am.


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