Otter Rapids Dam http://wxpr.org en Company Buys Otter Rapids Dam From WPS http://wxpr.org/post/company-buys-otter-rapids-dam-wps <p>Wisconsin Public Service has entered into negotiations to sell the Otter Rapids dam to Renewable World Energies.</p><p>The dam forms much of what is known at the Eagle River chain of lakes.</p><p>WPS spokesperson Kerry Spees says the sale is pending federal approval, but says the new owner isn't going to change the hydroelectric operation...</p><blockquote><p><i><u>"...the key thing is nothing will change for the community of Eagle River and the surrounding area in terms of the water situation and the Chain of Lakes. We knew that's what everyone would be most concerned about..."</u></i></p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 14:02:22 +0000 Ken Krall & WPS release 6935 at http://wxpr.org Company Buys Otter Rapids Dam From WPS