GE, E.ON partner to complete GE-powered wind farm in Texas Panhandle

|By:, SA News Editor

Subsidiaries of GE (GE -1.4%) and E.ON (EONGY) form a 50/50 investment partnership to own and operate Grandview Phase I, a 211 MW GE-powered wind farm under construction in the Texas Panhandle.

The project will be built ~26 miles east of Amarillo, and will include 118 1.7 MW turbines provided by GE, which will service the units under a five-year agreement; EON will manage construction of the wind farm, which is expected to be operational in December.