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New Turbines Going Up on Jumpoff Joe

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BENTON COUNTY, Wash.- Energy Northwest begins construction on 14-new wind turbines in the hills south of Kennewick.

The towers are 415 feet tall, 115 feet taller than the 49 already there.

They'll increase power output from the project by 50%.

The company hopes to finish the expansion by the end of the year.

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