IKEA starts to assemble US wind portfolio

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Company purchases first US wind farm in largest renewable energy investment to date

IKEA has purchased a 98MW wind farm in Illinois, its largest single green energy investment to date, as the company continues its push to be energy independent by the end of the decade. The Hoopeston...

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