Video: How To Plant a Wind Farm

January 11, 2017

Xcel Energy's 200MW Courtenay project in North Dakota took 15 months to complete and has 100 Vestas V100-2MW turbines across the 63 square mile site. Assembling the 17,000 pound blades atop the 262 foot tall tower isn't a job for the queasy. Here's your better-than-birds-eye-view of the process.