First Wind to Host Groundbreaking Ceremony for Milford Wind Power Expansion

As part of the event, local officials and members of the community will join company officials to partake in a ceremonial signing of a wind turbine blade on site. Located in Millard and Beaver County, Utah, the construction associated with the installation of the 68 additional 1.5 MW GE wind turbines will be a source of revenue and new jobs to the surrounding area.

Speakers will include:
— Mayor Bryan Sherwood, Milford
— Daron Smith, Millard County Commission Chairman
— David Hastings, Vice President of Development, First Wind
— Community Members and Local Business Owners

Operations and Maintenance Building
2390 East First Wind Road

Milford, Utah 84751


Wednesday, November 17, 2010

11:00am (suggested arrival time of 10:45am)

First Wind is an independent wind energy company exclusively focused on the development, financing, construction, ownership and operation of utility-scale wind power projects in the United States. Based in Boston, First Wind has wind farm projects in the Northeast, the West and in Hawaii, with the capacity to generate up to 504 megawatts of power and projects under construction with the capacity to generate up to an additional 232 megawatts.