Balanced Wind: JADC Manufacturing Operations
CX(s) Applied: B1.31, B5.1
Location(s): Chicago, Illinois
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Golden Field Office
The Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity will provide $250,000 in Recovery Act funds to Balanced Wind, LLC to purchase and install equipment used in the manufacturing of vertical axis wind turbines. The equipment will be installed at Balanced Wind's new manufacturing plant, which is to be located in a currently vacant 90,000 square foot facility in Chicago, Illinois. Balanced Wind intends to retrofit the building, move manufacturing operations into the new space, and achieve Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design status for the building.