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Capital Power

Rich Egger

Electricity from Capital Power's wind farm in western Illinois should be on the grid by this time next month. Project Manager Matt Martin said the Cardinal Point Wind Farm will be completed a couple weeks ahead of schedule, thanks in part to a relatively mild winter.

Rich Egger

The Cardinal Point Wind Farm will include 60 turbines spread across northern McDonough County and southern Warren County.  The developer said construction work is beginning this month.

Rich Egger

Construction of the Cardinal Point Wind Farm in western Illinois should begin in a few months.  The wind farm will be located in northern McDonough County and southern Warren County.