Project News

Articles & Media

Interstate Power Line Needs Your Feedback

Quad City Times - 11/24/2013

Clean Line Energy conducts public forum

The Spencer Daily Reporter - 08/22/2013

Rock Island to Host Public Forum

The Spencer Daily Reporter - 08/17/2013

Unlocking the Best Wind Resources in the Country

North American Clean Energy - 10/15/2011

Poll: Iowans approve of wind energy

Quad City Times - 07/20/2011

Texas firm proposed new line for wind power Iowa Farm Bureau Spokesman

Reprinted with permission from the Iowa Farm Bureau Spokesman - 07/6/2011

Clean Down the Line

Aol Energy - 06/14/2011

Clean Line Open House Meetings

Blog for Rural America - 06/7/2011

An impressive company, project

Bureau County Republican - 06/6/2011

Progressive attitude in wind

Pilot Tribune - 06/3/2011

Energy transmission line generates interest

Spencer Daily Reporter - 06/3/2011

$1.7B energy line boosts wind power hopes

Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune - 06/3/2011

Energy firm sees new use for an old line

Quad City Times - 05/17/2011

Texas company looks at Quad-Cities for billion-dollar wind project

A Texas company has selected the Quad-Cities region to be part of a billion-dollar renewable energy project that will span several states - 05/5/2011

Wind Transmission Plans Blow into Iowa

Sioux City Journal - 12/19/2010

Increase Power Transmission Lines

The Messenger (Fort Dodge) - 12/9/2010

Power Line Could Spur Turbines

The Messenger (Fort Dodge) - 12/9/2010

Clean Line Energy Moves Forward in Illinois

Natural Resources Defense Council Blog - 10/6/2010

Press Releases

Clean Line Energy Announce Iowa Manufacturing Agreement

Rock Island Clean line and Sabre Industries will create opportunities for manufacturing jobs and help Iowa maintain its leadership in the wind energy industry. - 02/17/2014

Rock Island Clean Line Signs Agricultural Impact Mitigation Agreement with the IL Dept. of Ag.

Clean Line will work with landowners to preserve the integrity and maintain the productivity of agricultural land during and following construction. - 05/30/2013

National Grid to Invest in Clean Line Energy

$40 Million Investment Advances both Companies' Goal to Deliver Clean Energy - 11/27/2012

Rock Island Clean Line Files for Utility Status in Illinois

Wind Energy Transmission Project Will Enable $7 Billion in Renewable Energy Investments - 10/10/2012

Rock Island Clean Line Announces Plan To File Proposed Route In Illinois With Updated Public Utility

Moves forward in the development of the transmission line project by beginning work with Kiewit Power and narrowing route alternatives in Illinois. - 08/27/2012

Rock Isand Clean Line Receives Approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Major milestone achieved in the development of the transmission line project to move wind energy from Iowa to Illinois and states farther east: company can now begin negotiations with transmission line costumers. - 05/23/2012

Clean Line Energy Signs Agreement With Southwire Company

Transmission line projects will lead to increased demand for wind products manufactured in Illinois. - 03/6/2012

Rock Island Clean Line Files Application With the Federal Energy Regulatory Committee Seeking…

Filing marks major milestone in the development of the transmission line project to move wind energy from Iowa to Illinois and states farther east. - 11/8/2011

Rock Island Clean Line Reaches out to Local Communities

Wind Energy Transmission Project Will Create 5,000 Jobs and Enable $7 Billion in Renewable Energy Investment - 04/25/2011

Rock Island Clean Line Files for Utility Status in Illinois

Wind Energy Transmission Project Will Enable $7 Billion in Renewable Energy Investments - 10/6/2010