Developing Renewable Energy Projects in North America

Unlocking the full value of the clean energy transition for our community and industry partners

Steelhead Americas

Steelhead Americas (Steelhead) is Vestas’ development arm in North America. Vestas is solely devoted to renewable energy solutions and is the leading global manufacturer and service provider of wind turbines. Steelhead was formed in 2015 to identify and develop new locations for renewable energy projects in North America that support Vestas technology.

We leverage our access to Vestas’ latest turbine technology and leading service operations to advance in existing markets and unlock new geographic markets in North America to further our goal of a sustainable future led by renewable energy. With the global backing and resources of Vestas, we offer customized solutions to create and acquire new wind and solar assets. 

We specialize in all stages of the development process including:

  1. Landowner agreements

  2. Permitting

  3. Project design

  4. Financing

  5. Procurement and construction
Our Vision:

Combining a full spectrum of development expertise with Vestas’ leading technology, Steelhead is dedicated to unlocking the full value of the clean energy transition for our community and industry partners.
 

1.4 GW

Of renewable energy projects developed to date

3 GW

Of renewable energy projects in the pipeline

10 States

Developing renewable energy projects in North America across 10 states
The Glass Sands Wind Facility in Oklahoma, developed by Steelhead and acquired by Southern Power, is now operational.
118 MW

28 Vestas turbines were installed, bringing 118 MW of clean energy to the state.

50,000 Homes

This is enough to power 50,000 US homes.

250 Jobs

The project employed 250 workers at peak construction.


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Contact Us

SteelheadAmericas@vestas.com
503-327-2000