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IKEA Invests in 98 MW Illinois Wind Farm
IKEA, a retailer of home furnishing products, is making its first investment in a wind farm in the United States with the purchase of Hoopeston Wind in Hoopeston, Illinois.
Ikea is betting big on wind energy in the U.S.
Like most companies, retailers have become actively engaged in expanding their use of renewable energy and in other sustainability efforts, but one well-known chain plans to become the leader of the pack.
Ikea Buys Ill. Wind-Energy Project
The U.S. subsidiary of Swedish furniture retailer IKEA announced Thursday that it is buying a long-planned wind-energy project in eastern Illinois as part of the company's initiative to offset its energy use with renewable energy generation.
Man arrested on weapons charges a suspect in Hoopeston shooting
A 44-year-old Lafayette, Ind., man who was arrested earlier this week on weapons charges is also a suspect in the March 9 fatal shooting at a Hoopeston motel, according to authorities.
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IKEA Buys US Wind Farm
IKEA announced this morning that it is buying its first wind farm in the United States, a 98 MW wind project in Hoopestown, Illinois .
IKEA buying Ill. wind-energy project
IKEA's U.S. subsidiary is buying a long-planned wind-energy project in eastern Illinois as part of the company's initiative to offset its power use with renewable energy generation.
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