Iowa wind energy projects to use Siemens turbines

Tymien wind power farm Poland

MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co. purchased 448 Siemens (NYSE: SI) wind power turbines for five projects in Iowa.

The 2.3 MW turbines will be used at the 500 MW Highland, the 250 MW Lundgren, the 138.6 MW Wellsburg, the 117 MW Macksburg and the 44 MW Vienna II wind projects, according to Bloomberg Businessweek. Siemens will build nacelles and hubs at its Kansas facility and rotors and blades at its Iowa facility.

Read more wind energy news

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now


Logistics Risk Management in the Transformer Industry

Transformers often are shipped thousands of miles, involving multiple handoffs,and more than a do...

Secrets of Barco UniSee Mount Revealed

Last year Barco introduced UniSee, a revolutionary large-scale visualization platform designed to...

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...