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Ikea Makes First Wind Farm Investment in the United States

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA – April 10, 2014 — IKEA US announced today that it is making its first wind farm investment in the United States with the purchase of Hoopeston Wind in Hoopeston, Illinois. The 98 megawatt wind farm is the largest single IKEA Group renewable energy investment globally to date and will make a significant contribution to the company’s goal to generate as much renewable energy as the total energy it consumes by 2020. The project is currently being constructed by Apex Clean Energy and is expected to be fully operational by the first half of 2015.


Apex Clean Energy and Western Farmers Electric Cooperative Announce 100MW Renewable Energy Purchase Agreement

ANADARKO, OK, November 12, 2013 – Apex Clean Energy, through its subsidiary Balko Wind, LLC, has signed a Renewable Energy Purchase Agreement (REPA) with Western Farmers Electric Cooperative (WFEC) for 100 megawatts (MW) of wind energy from Apex’s Balko Wind project. With this agreement, Apex has sold the remaining 100 MW of the 300 MW capacity project, which will produce enough electricity to power over 110,000 U.S. homes. The project is expected to come online in 2015.