Michigan Wind 1, owned and operated by John Deere Renewables, LLC, started spinning in December 2008. Consumers Energy purchases the electricity generated by the farm, which is located near Ubly in Michigan’s Thumb region. The Michigan Wind I farm has 46 turbines, each capable of producing 1.5 megawatts of electricity. The turbines are spread across some 6,000 acres owned by 100 property owners.
Map of Michigan Wind 1[googlemaps http://www.easymapmaker.com/map/c3d388ec6e20a74bd28eaa539adf814c]
Source: USGS, Energy Information Administration