Wisconsin Energy to buy wind farm in Monfort
MONFORT - Wisconsin's largest electric utility will spend $27-million-to buy an existing wind farm in the southwest part of the state.
Wisconsin Energy, the parent of We Energies, has agreed to buy the Montfort Energy Center near Montfort in Grant County. Next-Era Energy Resources of Florida currently owns the facility. It opened 11 years ago, and it now has 20 turbines that provide enough power for about nine-thousand homes.