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Clifton Wind Farm Moves One Step Closer 

A landowner in Clifton has cleared a major hurdle in his attempt to put a $25 million wind farm on top of a local mountain.On Tuesday voters in Clifton voted down a proposal to change the town’s land ordinace that would have made it tougher for the wind project to continue.Paul Fuller of Pisgah mountain LLC says now that the vote is in, he’ll continue the permitting process he began a year ago. Fuller says he hopes to break ground on the 5-turbine project sometime next year.