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First home wind turbine stirs opposition

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It would be the first residential wind turbine in Cottage Grove under the city's revamped ordinances governing wind energy conversion systems -- and, already, someone's opposed.

Cottage Grove resident John Kooyman has applied for the permit required to build a 113-foot-tall wind turbine on his five-acre property in Cottage Grove, six months after city officials tightened up zoning codes in anticipation of expanding interest in the alternative energy.

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