The legal battle over a wind power project in Nevada has been settled, clearing the way for the completion of the state’s first ever wind farm.
MidAmerican Energy is buying 176 wind turbines from Siemens this year for Iowa wind farms, and an Iowa factory will make components for the turbines.
Siemens has selected Broadwind Energy to supply 100-meter towers built in Wisconsin for its expansion of the MidAmerican wind energy project in Iowa.
Siemens, which already manufactures nacelles in Kansas, has now opened a big wind-energy storage and distribution center in the state.
Pattern Energy Group and Siemens have reached a financing agreement for Finca de Viento Santa Isabel, the first commercial wind energy project in Puerto Rico.
A Siemens plant in Hutchinson, Kan., that manufactures nacelles for wind turbines wins LEED Gold certification for its many energy efficient and green features.
The recently completed 29.9-megawatt addition to MidAmerican Energy’s wind plant near Pomeroy is the first of three expansion projects planned for Iowa.