GE, MetLife and Union Bank to Invest $247 Million in Kansas Wind Farm

Dec 20, 2012 5:00 AM ET

General Electric Co, Metlife Inc and Union Bank said they invested $247 million in a 201-megawatt(MW) wind farm in Kansas.

GE will provide 134 wind turbines to the Post Rock wind farm, commissioned by renewable energy and waste management investor NTR Plc.

The farm will sell power to Westar Energy, the largest electric utility in Kansas.

U.S. wind power developers have installed a record number of turbines in 2012.

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