11-3446-EL-BGA: Hardin Wind Farm Phase 1a, Hardin County
Case No.: 11-3446-EL-BGA
Project: Hardin Wind Farm Phase 1a
Applicant: Hardin Wind Energy, LLC
Location: Hardin County
Status: Under construction
In this amendment to the Hardin Wind Farm in case number 09-0479-EL-BGN, Phase 1a includes 132 turbines in the northern and western portions of the project area. The Applicant intends to use a similar turbine model as in the original application, but with an increased hub height and rotor diameter, improving the capacity factor of the project. The layout of the turbines and associated facilities has been altered to accommodate the new turbine design. The Board approved this amendment on August 29, 2011. Construction of the wind farm commenced in November 2016.