Infinity Renewables and Westar Energy, Inc. chose Mortenson to construct Western Plains Wind Project in Spearville, KS. The scope of work included access roads, foundations, erection, underground collection, interconnect, an O&M building, substation and turbine erection. Construction commenced in mid-April of 2016 and was completed December of 2016.
Having completed two projects in this area already, Mortenson has a strong connection with the community. The town of Spearville, KS is one of the strongest wind supporting cities in the country.