Otter Tail acquires Ashtabula Wind Energy Center
Clients Otter Tail Power Company
Jones Day served as counsel to Otter Tail Corporation, d/b/a Otter Tail Power Company, in connection with its agreements to build and own a 48-megawatt portion of a projected 200-megawatt wind energy generation project, known as the Ashtabula Wind Energy Center, being developed by FPL Energy in North Dakota. Jones Day's work included assisting Otter Tail Power in negotiating arrangements for the supply of wind turbine generators for the Otter Tail Power portion of the project. Otter Tail Power Company expects to cover the cost of wind energy turbines, site construction, and required transmission construction.