NEW GLOUCESTER, ME and NEW HAVEN, CT — Iberdrola USA and UIL Holdings Corporation announced the closing of the merger between their companies effective today. The merger creates a diversified energy and utility company with $30 billion in assets and operations in 25 states.
Iberdrola Renewables announced it has resumed full construction of the El Cabo Wind Farm in Torrance County, New Mexico. The 298 megawatt (MW) project will feature up to 149 wind turbines and is slated for commercial operation in the second half of 2017.
Washington, D.C. — Today, Iberdrola USA attended the White House Summit on Climate and the Road through Paris. Iberdrola Renewables’ U.S. CEO, Frank Burkhartsmeyer, represented parent company Iberdrola USA at the White House and joined leaders from the government, private sector, academic, technical and scientific communities.