Hickory Wind Project

 Bringing good jobs, local revenue and 80 megawatts of clean energy to La Salle County

ABOUT HICKORY WIND

 

Hickory Wind is an 80 megawatt wind farm coming to La Salle County. The project will generate good local jobs, lease payments for landowners, tax revenue for local governments, and clean energy for the county. 

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LOCAL

ECONOMIC

GROWTH

Hickory Wind will generate
lease payments for
local landowners and
more than $800,000 in
local tax revenue per year

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CLEAN 
ENERGY

Hickory Wind will generate
enough clean energy
to power 27,000
Illinois homes

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JOBS

Hickory Wind will create more than 130 construction jobs and 10 permanent jobs

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REDUCED 
POLLUTION

Hickory Wind will 

reduce air pollution

equal to taking

42,000 cars off the road

every year

ABOUT UKA NORTH AMERICA

UKA has more than 1,000 MW of operating renewable energy projects, 700 employees, and 15 offices across five countries. UKA is a privately owned company that has developed, owned, and operated renewable energy projects for more than 22 years.

UKA North America’s team has decades of experience in renewable energy development. UKA North America’s local office is in Peru, Illinois and its headquarters is in Stuart, Florida.

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UKA North America is a proud member of the Illinois Valley Chamber of Commerce.