Courtenay Wind Farm ready to spin into Jamestown
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — Xcel Energy has begun construction on the Courtenay Wind Farm near Jamestown. The project will create about 200 jobs during construction and 10 full-time jobs upon completion.
The Courtenay Wind Farm will feature 100 wind turbines which will generate 200 megawatts, or enough electricity to power 105,000 homes. The facility will cover almost 25,000 acres leased from more than 60 landowners.
Source: Prairie Business Magazine