The Milford Wind is a wind farm north of Milford in the territory of Beaver and Millard counties, Utah, United States. It is the Utah's largest wind energy project with total capacity of 306 MW. The project was developed in tho phases by First Wind. The first phase with a capacity of 204 MW has 97 wind turbines, including 58 Clipper Liberty 2.5-MW wind turbines and 39 GE 1.5 MW wind turbines. It went online in November 2009 and supported more than 300 development and construction jobs. First Wind spent about US$30 million with Utah-based businesses developing and building the first phase of the project. Another $50 million was spent statewide on items such as wages and taxes.
By jbottero @ 2013-01-12 15:29:05