Amazon East delivers in N Carolina
Avangrid Renewables 208MW wind farm starts commercial operation
Avangrid Renewables has started commercial operation of its 208MW Amazon Wind Farm US East in North Carolina.
Amazon East, formerly known as Desert Wind, features Gamesa G114s with 93-metre towers and 114-metre rotor diameters.
The project, which is located in Pasquotank and Perquimans counties, took 18 months to build and employed 500 workers at peak construction.
The wind farm has a permanent crew of 17 technicians and supplies power to Amazon Web Services.