Golden Plains Wind


The 200 MW Golden Plains wind project is located in Winnebago and Kossuth counties in the north central portion of Iowa. The project created 150+ construction jobs and will inject millions of dollars in economic benefits to the local area. The project went operational in March 2020 and is expected to produce enough clean energy to power 87,000 average homes a year.

Alliant Energy’s Iowa energy company, signed a contract with EDF Renewables to develop and construct up to 200 megawatts (MW) of the Golden Plains Wind Project.

Golden Plains wind farm is part of Alliant Energy’s plan to add 1,000 MW of new wind generation to Iowa by the end of 2020.

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EDF Renewables Signs Agreement with Alliant Energy to advance Iowa’s renewable energy leadership
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