E.ON Climate & Renewables North America has officially opened the Magic Valley Wind Farm with an on-site ceremony in Willacy County, Texas.
The project, located approximately five miles east of Raymondville, is the first wind energy project in Willacy County. The 200 MW wind farm is powered by 112 Vestas 1.8 MW turbines. The construction was completed by Blattner Energy.
More than 200 people were hired during construction, and the project will create approximately 20 permanent positions in Willacy County.