FEC began discussions to install what they planned to deem their "Phase 2" solar field.
FEC reached out to solar contractors around the state of Iowa seeking the ultimate installation and financing solution for their next solar field.
Farmers Electric Cooperative selected Iowa Wind and Solar as the winning contractor to install the nearly 1 MW solar field. An excellent cash flow position and Iowa Wind and Solar's strong design capabilities helped make the decision an easy one
Construction of the array begins --
Posts are driven!
Racking for modules is installed
Module (solar panel) installation
Interconnection, inspections, and… this massive solar array is ONLINE!
"Under Mr. McKenna’s leadership FEC has set a goal to reduce outside energy purchases by 25% by 2025."