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Rock Island Clean Line Wind Energy Power Line Route Changed

Rock Island Clean Line windPrimghar, Iowa — The route that a wind energy power line was going to take in O’Brien County — has changed.

The Rock Island Clean Line Energy direct current wind power line route had to be changed, says O’Brien County Economic Development Director Kiana Johnson.


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She tells us about the new route:


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Johnson tells us why the change was made.


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Not only will they be avoiding MidAmerican’s Highland wind farm, but the new route also avoids another area.


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