Idaho Reports

Web Extra: Idaho Wind Turbine Moratorium

Clip: Special | 3m 28s

The story delves into the history of wind energy and a federal law known as PURPA that forces utilities to purchase power from certain renewable energy developers. Utilities say this law actually increases rates for users while wind developers make the case it doesn't. Aaron Kunz of the Northwest Nature Desk reports.

Aired: 03/18/11

Rating: TV-G

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