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  1. IKEA Invests in 98 MW Illinois Wind FarmRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | EERE Network News

    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.

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  2. Ikea is betting big on wind energy in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | MarketWatch

    ... that it's making its first wind-energy investment in the U.S. through the purchase of a 98-megawatt wind farm in Hoopeston, Ill., about 110 miles south of Chicago. The Illinois wind farm, slated to include 49 wind turbines and be wholly owned by ...

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  3. Ikea investing in Illinois wind farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Chicago Tribune

    ... it will sell its power on the open market and recoup its energy costs, plus some, from selling that electricity. Hoopeston Wind is the most recent in a series of renewable energy investments by the Ikea Group. Ikea has invested in wind farms in ...

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  4. IKEA purchase of wind farm won't delay constructionRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The News-Gazette

    The purchase of the Hoopeston Wind farm by Swedish furniture retailer IKEA will not delay construction on the 98-megawatt project that's expected to be operational early next year.

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  5. Ikea buys wind farm in IllinoisRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | McClatchy

    ... it will sell its power on the open market and recoup its energy costs, plus some, from selling that electricity. Hoopeston Wind is the most recent in a series of renewable energy investments by the Ikea Group. Ikea has invested in wind farms in ...

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  6. Ikea Wind Farm: Company Makes Investment Into Renewable EnergyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | News Max

    ... its goal of creating as much renewable energy as it consumes by 2020. I kea US purchased a 98-megawatt wind farm, Hoopeston Wind, in Hoopeston, Ill., the company announced in a news release Thursday. The project is being built by Apex Clean Energy ...

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  7. Ikea Buys Ill. Wind-Energy ProjectRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Manufacturing.net

    ... have left wind generation unprofitable. Olson said in an interview Wednesday ahead of the announcement that Hoopeston Wind is the company's first large-scale wind project in the United States. By the time the 98-megawatt wind farm is built and ...

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  8. Police make an arrest for March 9th fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Police say they have a suspect in custody, for a March 9th fatal shooting, at the Downtown Hotel in Hoopeston.

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  9. Man arrested on weapons charges a suspect in Hoopeston shootingRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The News-Gazette

    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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  10. IKEA Buys a 98 MW Wind Farm in Illinois That's Capable of Powering 70 StoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Inhabitat

    ... furnishings retailer recently announced its first wind power investment in the U.S., a 98 megawatt wind farm in Hoopeston, IL. Although it's IKEA's first wind wind farm here in the States, the company has purchased or heavily invested in over 200 ...

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  11. IKEA Invests In 98 Megawatt Wind Farm In IllinoisRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Triple Pundit

    IKEA US announced its investment in a 98 megawatt wind farm in Hoopeston, Illinois.

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  12. IKEA buying Illinois wind-energy projectRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Daily Gazette

    ... have left wind generation unprofitable. Olson said in an interview Wednesday ahead of the announcement that Hoopeston Wind is the company's first large-scale wind project in the United States. By the time the 98-megawatt wind farm is built and ...

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  13. As leaders meet on climate, Ikea looks to wind powerRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Philly.com

    ... acting president of Ikea's U.S. division, based in Conshohocken, said the company was investing in a wind farm in Hoopeston, Ill., south of Chicago. It is the company's first wind farm, to be completed in 2015. The 49-turbine, 98-megawatt project is ...

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  14. IKEA Buys US Wind FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... control our exposure to fluctuating electricity costs and continue providing great value to our customers." The Hoopeston wind facility is expected to generate up to 380,000 megawatthours of renewable energy each year, which is equivalent to 165% of ...

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  15. Apex plans summer start on 49 turbinesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 29 | The News-Gazette

    Apex Wind Energy plans to begin construction this summer on 49 turbines in the Hoopeston Wind project that will stretch north and west from Rossville.

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  16. Top of the Morning, March 26, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | The News-Gazette

    ... twisters rocked 13 states resulting in 330 deaths and more than 5,000 injuries. "At the time, I was a sophomore at Hoopeston-East Lynn High School," said Rick Harper, severe weather manager for Vermilion County Emergency Management Agency. "I seem ...

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  17. Rose Cress, 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Iowa City Press-Citizen

    Hoopeston, IL, passed away at 3:51 P.M. Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, IL. She was born December 12, 1929, in Riverside, Iowa, the daughter of Cletus and Rita (Rummelhardt) Mellecker. ...

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  18. Rose Marie CressRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | The Washington Evening Journal

    Rose Marie Cress, 84, of Hoopeston, Ill., died Tuesday, March 11, 2014, in Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Ill.

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  19. Incumbent, radio chief, advocate vie for Vermilion County BoardRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... lobbying for wind farm ordinance changes. On Tuesday, Cambron faces incumbent Todd Johnson of Rossville and a Hoopeston alderman, Larry Baughn, in the Republican primary for District 1. Two of the three will move on to the general election in ...

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  20. Incumbent, radio chief, advocate vie for Vermilion County BoardRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... lobbying for wind farm ordinance changes. On Tuesday, Cambron faces incumbent Todd Johnson of Rossville and a Hoopeston alderman, Larry Baughn, in the Republican primary for District 1. Two of the three will move on to the general election in ...

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