Twin Groves Wind Farm

A 396 MW wind farm near Bloomington, IL is nearing completion. Horizon Wind Energy, the company developing the project, chose the area because of the Bloomington Morraine acts to increase local wind speeds. An overview of the project can be seen at their website: http://horizonwind.com/projects/whatweredoing/twingroves/

360 degree video
Example of Yaw Control video
Twin Groves
Vestas V-82
Construction Road
Transformer Substation
Example of Yaw Control


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Last updated: 05/22/07.