Liberal, KS

Now: 91 °F

Currently: Fair / Windy

Hi: 91 °F | Lo: 68 °F

Thursday

Hi: 88 °F 

Lo: 60 °F

Friday

Hi: 69 °F 

Lo: 49 °F

Saturday

Hi: 73 °F 

Lo: 53 °F

Sunday

Hi: 79 °F 

Lo: 57 °F

Monday

Hi: 86 °F 

Lo: 57 °F

Clean Line Energy Faces Opposition

Joe Denoyer - March 20, 2017 3:30 pm

A renewable energy company is again facing opposition as it seeks one of the final pieces of regulatory approval needed to carry wind power from the nation’s heartland to the east.
Missouri utility regulators began hearing testimony Monday on a request from Clean Line Energy to build a high-voltage transmission line from western Kansas across Missouri and Illinois to an Indiana power grid that connects with eastern states.
The Houston-based company already has won approval from other states, but the Missouri Public Service Commission rejected it in 2015.
Clean Line Energy is trying again – this time by showing it has Missouri municipal power companies lined up as customers.
Several landowner and farmer groups are questioning the true need for the project and the discounted rates provided to those cities.

 

Latest Stories

Baker Arts to Host BBQ, Beer, and Boxes This Saturday

  Thw Baker Arts center will host a  Beer Tasting, BBQ Event and Live Toy Box...

Prieto Status Hearing Continued

(Guymon Daily Herald) A status hearing in the first degree murder case against Rodney Prieto has...

SWMC Auxiliary Receives Award of Excellence

• provided by Southwest Medical Center      The Southwest Medical Center Auxiliary volunteer team received...