Mitsubishi to Start US Wind Plant

6 April 2010 (Last Updated April 6th, 2010 18:30)

Mitsubishi says it will start construction in the last part of the year on its $100m wind turbine plant in northwest Arkansas, US. Mitsubishi Power Systems Americas says it will employ up to 400 people at the plant at Fort Chaffee, near Fort Smith. The Arkansas Economic Develo

Mitsubishi says it will start construction in the last part of the year on its $100m wind turbine plant in northwest Arkansas, US.

Mitsubishi Power Systems Americas says it will employ up to 400 people at the plant at Fort Chaffee, near Fort Smith.

The Arkansas Economic Development Commission says that with the addition of Mitsubishi, wind power manufacturers have invested about $370m in Arkansas.