Xcel Energy’s new wind facility

January 10, 2019

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According to Steve Zimmerman, inside work on the Blazing Star Wind Project Operations and Maintenance Building right east of Hendricks will be completed in the spring.

By Violet Nelson

Xcel Energy continues to expand its wind portfolio as it takes over development of the Blazing Star Wind Project in southwestern Minnesota. The project is near Ivanhoe as well, but the first phase is near Hendricks. The addition of Blazing Star moves forward Xcel Energy’s plan to invest in renewable energy, taking advantage of low-cost wind energy in the region. Xcel Energy will own and operate the wind facility…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.