Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. Announces Wind Construction Project Award in Illinois
The award is for construction of the
Work on the Sugar Creek project is scheduled to begin in August with full operation by the fourth quarter of 2020.
The scope of IEA’s work on Sugar Creek includes wind turbine installation, public road upgrades and maintenance, turbine access roads, MV collection system installation and the construction of a high-voltage project substation connecting the project to the electrical grid.
“The Sugar Creek project is another important example of the strong demand for wind power that we are addressing in 2019,” said JP Roehm, IEA’s Chief Executive Officer.
The U.S. wind power industry increased its overall capacity by 8 percent in 2018 to 96,433 megawatts. That more than doubled the capacity level at the start of this decade and is enough to power more than 30 million homes, according to the
IEA is a leading builder of wind energy projects in the U.S.
IEA is a leading infrastructure construction company with specialized energy and heavy civil expertise. Headquartered in
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