January 9th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Danish wind turbine manufacturing giant Vestas Wind Systems A/S announced today that, with the installation of a V110-2.0 megawatt (MW) turbine at MidAmerican Energy’s Wind XI project in in late 2018, the company has become the first to install 100 gigawatts (GW) of wind turbines
July 25th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
MidAmerican Energy's breathtaking 2 gigawatts (GW) Wind XI project continues to roll out across Iowa with several new announcements confirming another 341 megawatts (MW) worth of capacity across the Arbor Hill and Ivester wind farms.
June 6th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
MidAmerican Energy announced a new large-scale wind energy project towards the end of May, dubbed "Wind XII," which consists of 591 megawatts (MW) worth of new wind capacity in Iowa, and which would propel the company to be the first investor-owned electric utility in the US to generate renewable energy equal to 100% of its customers usage each year.
May 3rd, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Iowa energy provider MidAmerican Energy has announced this week plans to build two new wind farms with a combined capacity of 550 megawatts (MW) in Adair County which will be a part of the company's previously-announced 2 gigawatt (GW) Wind XI project.
April 2nd, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Danish wind energy company Vestas announced or confirmed four separate North American wind turbine orders over the weekend to close out the first quarter, totaling 598 megawatts (MW).
February 13th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
MidAmerican Energy Company announced this week that it had completed two new wind farms in the state of Iowa totaling 338 megawatts, both of which are part of the mammoth 2 gigawatt Wind XI economic development project announced in early 2016.
October 31st, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Midwest American energy utility MidAmerican Energy has this week announced plans to build the third wind farm as part of the mammoth 2 GW Wind XI project in Iowa, the largest economic development project in the state's history.
October 3rd, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Vestas Wind Systems A/S announced a flurry of wind turbine orders to mark the end of the third quarter last week, with orders from the United States, India, Europe, and Latin America totaling 463 MW.
January 16th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
US energy provider MidAmerican Energy has announced two more wind projects in Iowa amounting to 338 MW, which are part of the larger previously-announced 2 GW Wind XI economic development project.
September 27th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Danish wind turbine manufacturer and developer Vestas announced it has received an order for 214 MW worth of wind turbines [&hellip
September 1st, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Originally published on CleanTechies. US Energy company MidAmerican Energy announced late August that it would proceed with its $3.6 billion investment [&hellip
July 27th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
The US wind industry continues to grow, approaching record levels of activity in the second quarter, according to the American [&hellip
April 19th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
US energy company MidAmerican Energy has announced a commitment to invest $3.6 billion to build the 2 GW Wind XI [&hellip
April 15th, 2016 | by Tina Casey
The new $3.6 billion Wind XI wind energy development plan for Iowa will put Warren Buffett's MidAmerican Energy customers at 85% wind when fully built out
December 5th, 2014 | by Tina Casey
The Governors Wind Energy Coalition has joined the wind energy fray, urging renewal of -- what else? -- the production tax credit for wind energy
October 12th, 2014 | by James Ayre
Warren Buffet’s energy investment vehicle MidAmerican Energy — which has already invested over $15 billion into renewable energy — will [&hellip
December 19th, 2013 | by Tina Casey
Why is everybody making such a fuss about the latest Warren Buffett wind power purchase? Okay, so the legendary investor’s [&hellip
November 27th, 2013 | by Guest Contributor
Originally published on Climate Progress. By Kiley Kroh. Iowa’s hugely successful wind industry isn’t just an economic driver, it’s having [&hellip
August 14th, 2013 | by Silvio Marcacci
Iowa will add 1.05 gigawatts of new wind energy capacity by 2015, thanks to the Iowa Utilities Board’s approval of a $1.9 billion proposal from MidAmerican Energy.
Regulatory approval of the Wind VII project paves the way for construction to start as soon as September 2013, bringing hundreds of green jobs and millions in revenue to landowners and the government
May 13th, 2013 | by Tina Casey
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad went out on a limb last year, bucking his party and his candidate to lobby with [&hellip