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Broadwind Energy lands $34-million wind tower contract

Published On: Apr 29 2013 08:29:13 PM CDT
ABILENE, Texas -

Another big contract for an Abilene company to build wind turbine towers seems to solidify this area as a leader in wind energy.

Broadwind Energy has announced that they have another $34-million dollar contract to build towers at its Abilene facility. 

Broadwind's president says this starts to fill the capacity of the Abilene facility into 2014.

The company announced a separate $14-million dollar order for towers just a couple of weeks ago.