Posts tagged: Atlantic Wind Connection

Google Buys 240MW of Wind Power in Texas

In its latest renewable energy buy, Google announced on September 17 that it will purchase the entire 240-megawatt output of the Happy Hereford wind farm outside Amarillo, Texas. The agreement is Google’s largest clean power purchase to date and brings the data giant’s wind energy portfolio to more than 570 MW – enough to power […]

Google Invests $75M In Iowa Wind Farm, Bringing Its Total Green Energy Investments To Almost $1B

Google just announced that it has invested $75 million in a 50 MW wind farm in Rippey, Iowa, a small town an hour outside of Des Moines. This is Google’s second wind energy investment in the state. In 2010, Google entered a long-term contract to buy green energy for its Iowa data center, but this […]