$200 million NextEra Energy Resources wind project in Jay County nears completion

0
239
nextera
The Aug. 28 of NextEra's $200 million wind-turbine project and wind energy center. (Photo Eve McConnell at FPL)

NextEra Energy Resources says the Bluff Point Wind Energy Center in southern Jay County, and 57 wind turbines “has created 200 construction jobs.”

The $200 million project is expected to be completed in November. The company recently hosted a construction tour in Deerfield, covered by WISH-TV.

“This project has been years in the making and it’s exciting to see it all come together,” NextEra project director Zack Melda said in a news release.

The wind turbines are expected to generate power to more than 36,000 homes.

“This project has been years in the making and it’s exciting to see it all come together,” Melda said. “We have great community partners here in Randolph and Jay counties and we are so pleased to know they will benefit from the good jobs, added tax revenue and clean, home-grown energy this project will create.”

LEAVE A REPLY