Highland North Wind Farm, Cambria County, PA

  • Cambria County, PA
  • 75 MW
  • 30 turbines
  • Operational 2012
  • Approximately 126,000 tons of offset CO2 each year
  • 3,500 acres in project area

The Highland North Wind Farm is located in the townships of Adams and Summerhill, Pennsylvania. The turbines are situated on mixed use land owned by both public and private landowners. Construction began in the Spring of 2011, and the farm became operational in early 2012. The project uses 30 Nordex N100 turbine generators manufactured in Arkansas, each with a nameplate rating of 2.5 MW. In total, the Highland North Wind Farm generates enough electricity to power approximately 18,000 homes annually.

Economic Benefits

  • Approximately $5.5 million in tax revenue to the state, local townships and Forest Hills School District over the life of the project
  • Over $3 million in local goods and services for operation and maintenance over the life of the project
  • 9 full-time operation and maintenance staff operate the Highland and Highland North Wind Farms

Environmental Benefits

  • EverPower has worked closely with the Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) and has been an industry leader, implementing various methods that can reduce potential environmental impacts

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