Ribbon Cutting, Open House Dates Announced For Wind Farm

Invenergy, owner of the Prairie Breeze Wind Energy farm south of Elgin has announced two events to formally kick off operations.
Two ceremonies are being planned. According to Alissa Krinsky, director of communications for the corporation based out of Chicago, an official ribbon cutting will be held on Wednesday, June 25, at the Prairie Breeze Wind Energy Center Operations & Maintenance building on the northwest edge of Elgin. The building is currently under construction.
A second event, a community open house, will be held Saturday, June 28 from 9 a.m. to noon. The public is welcome to attend the open house.
Operations are expected to formally commence at the Center sometime in May.
“We’re excited to be part of the community,” Krinsky said.