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As Kansas has doubled its wind energy in the past two years, much debate has arisen over what direction the state should take and how quickly it should move forward.

Wind energy: the search for alternative energy sources

By Thad Allender · June 24, 2007 · Comment on this

As the debate heats up on global warming, the search is on for alternative energy sources. And in Kansas, one of the most attractive solutions to cutting carbon emissions is wind energy. But for those who have to live next to wind farms, the towering turbines can be an eyesore and constant noise source. 6News Christine Metz traveled the state to learn more.

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