Tagged: lm wind power

7 Companies Support Clean Line in Letter to Hutchinson

by Kyle Massey 11/16/2016 8:49 am

Corporations employing 4,000 Arkansans hope to get cheap renewable electricity from a controversial power line project.

State Says LM Wind Power Owes Taxes

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2016 12:00 am

LM Wind Power Blades Inc. was slapped with a hefty lien by the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services, which collects unemployment taxes.

GE to Buy LM Wind Power for $1.65B

by Lance Turner 10/11/2016 11:10 am

General Electric of Boston said Tuesday that it will purchase LM Wind Power, the Denmark manufacturer and supplier of rotor blades to the wind industry, for $1.65 billion.

LM Wind Power to Build 44K-SF Warehouse at Little Rock Port

by Lance Turner 4/1/2016 11:18 am

LM Wind Power said Friday that it will consolidate its two Little Rock operations at the city's port and build a new 44,000-SF warehouse there to open in July.

Wind Power Still Benefits Arkansas (Feedback)

by Steve Patterson 8/17/2015 12:00 am

While the state’s unlucky timing in launching its bid to become a wind component manufacturing hub hurt the prospects of large component manufacturers like Nordex and Mitsubishi, the growth of the wind power sector nationwide continues to benefit the Arkansas economy.

Once Bright, Wind Sector In Arkansas Founders

by Sean Beherec 7/20/2015 12:00 am

What began as a promising new manufacturing sector for the state has petered out into one the Arkansas Economic Development Commission no longer actively pursues.

AEDC: LM Wind Power Paid Back $3.4M in Incentives

by Mark Carter 12/4/2014 10:43 am

The Arkansas Economic Development Commission says Danish manufacturer LM Wind Power, which operates a plant in Little Rock, has repaid the state $3.4 million in incentives following a review that indicated the company had not met specified employment goals.

LM Wind Power, Central Landing, Wal-Mart, Home Sales & Jerry Jones in Your 'Week in Review'

by Lance Turner 10/12/2013 9:26 am

In this week's Arkansas Business/THV 11 News Week in Review, we talk new jobs at LM Wind Power, new shopping at Central Landing in Conway, new manufacturing in Rogers, new home sales in Arkansas, new money at Catholic High School and more.

LM Wind Power Little Rock Factory to Employ 400 by Year's End

by Lance Turner 10/7/2013 9:24 am

LM Wind Power is adding more than 850 jobs to its U.S. manufacturing operations, which will bring employment at its Little Rock plant to a "little more than 400" at the end of 2013.

Nordex Wind Turbine Plant to Stop Production in Jonesboro

by Lance Turner 6/28/2013 6:37 am

A Jonesboro wind turbine factory that once projected having 750 employees is ending production, putting about 40 people out of work. Nordex USA says production will shift to Germany and attributed the move to overcapacity in the industry and the lack of a long-term federal production tax credit.

Congress Extends Wind Energy Tax Credit in Fiscal Cliff Deal

by Lance Turner 1/2/2013 2:49 pm

Congress has included an extension of wind energy tax credits in the bill to avert the so-called "fiscal cliff."