Orsted Acquires Ford County Wind in Illinois from Ares

Ørsted is acquiring Ford County Wind, a 121 MW wind farm in Ford County, Ill., from funds managed by Ares Management Corp.’s infrastructure opportunities strategy. The wind farm is located in Midwest Independent System Operator’s (MISO) territory, further strengthening Ørsted’s … Read More

Cordelio Power Orders V150 Wind Turbines for Illinois Project

V150-4.5 MW turbines Vestas has received a 171 MW order from Cordelio Power to power the Moraine Sands wind project in Illinois. The order consists of 38 V150-4.5 MW turbines. This project is an expansion of the 185 MW Glacier … Read More

Five U.S. States Implemented New Clean Energy Standards in 2021

As of the end of 2021, 31 states and the District of Columbia had renewable portfolio standards (RPS) or clean energy standards (CES), the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reports. Four states – Delaware, Oregon, North Carolina, and Illinois – … Read More

IEA, White Construction Building Illinois Wind Farm for Invenergy

Invenergy’s Des Moulins wind project Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives Inc.’s (IEA) White Construction wholly owned subsidiary has secured a $75 million award with Invenergy, a global developer, owner and operator of sustainable energy solutions. Under the terms of the contract, … Read More

Invenergy Places 235 MW Order for Vestas Wind Turbines

Vestas’ V150-4.2 MW turbine Vestas has secured a 235 MW order of V150-4.2 MW turbines and V136-3.45 MW turbines in 3.6 MW operating mode from Invenergy to power the Sapphire Sky wind project in Illinois. The order includes supply and … Read More

Cordelio Power Glacier Sands Wind Farm Begins Commercial Operations

Glacier Sands Cordelio Power’s 185 MW Glacier Sands wind project has advanced into commercial operations. The project, located in Mason County, Ill., comprises 43 Vestas V150-4.3 wind turbines. The wind farm will sell 100% of its renewable energy under a … Read More