New Projects, Renewables, Wind

Amazon Completes 253-MW Texas Wind Farm

By Editors of Power Engineering

Internet giant Amazon announced the 253-MW Amazon Wind Farm Texas, the company’s biggest wind facility to date, is now up and running.

Amazon Wind Farm Texas consists of over 100 turbines, and was built, owned and operated by Lincoln Clean Energy.

“Investing in renewable energy is a win-win-win-win – it’s right for our customers, our communities, our business, and our planet,” said Kara Hurst, Amazon’s Worldwide Director of Sustainability. “We now have 18 wind and solar projects across the U.S. with more than 35 projects to come. These are important steps toward reaching our long-term goal to power our global infrastructure using 100% renewable energy.