in News Departments > Projects & Contracts
print the content item

Iberdrola says it has commissioned three new wind farms in the U.S. The three wind power facilities - the Manzana, Groton and Hoosac wind projects - have a combined capacity of over 265 MW.

The 189 MW Manzana wind project is located in a very windy area of Kern County, Calif., close to the towns of Rosamond and Tehachapi. The wind farm is equipped with 126 GE 1.5 MW turbines.

The 48 MW Groton wind farm is located in the town of Groton in Grafton County, N.H., and consists of 24 Gamesa G87 wind turbines. Finally, the 28.5 MW Hoosac wind farm is located in the municipalities of Florida and Monroe, Mass., and is equipped with 19 GE 1.5 MW wind turbines.

With these wind farms online, Iberdrola’s installed wind power capacity in the U.S. now exceeds 5.7 GW.




Trachte Inc._id1770
Latest Top Stories

Wind Energy Dominates New U.S. Power In October

Data from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission shows that wind power accounted for over two-thirds of the country's new electricity generating capacity in last month.


Are Fitch Ratings' Claims About Wind Farm Underperformance Unfounded?

A recent report from Fitch Ratings suggests that wind farms underperform due to an overestimation of wind resources, but AWS Truepower says the analysis misses the mark.


SunEdison Buying First Wind In $2.4 Billion Deal

Global solar company SunEdison and its yeildco have announced an agreement to buy the Boston-based developer, a major player in the U.S. wind industry.


U.S., China Reach Ambitious Climate Change Accord

The agreement between the global superpowers leans heavily on the deployment of renewable energy, such as wind and solar.


What The Midterm Elections Mean For The U.S. Wind Industry

Both chambers of Congress are now under Republican control for the first time since 2006. How will wind energy fare?

Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
Renewable NRG_id1934