Cashton Greens Wind Farm is a collaborative effort of Gundersen Lutheran Health System, Organic Valley farmer cooperative, and the Village of Cashton.
Organic Valley Coooperative
Gundersen Lutheran Health System
Number of Units
Two 2.5-megawatt (MW) Clipper turbines
30% from U.S. Treasury Grants as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act; 2.5% from a Wisconsin Focus on Energy grant; remainder funded by Gundersen and Organic Valley
Allow Gundersen and Organic Valley to become energy independent and address rising energy costs .
The project represents about 48% of Organic Valley's total energy footprint and about 89% of the electricity used in the company's three facilities. Gundersen’s half of the electricity produced represents about 5% of its energy independence goal.
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