Heritage Prairie Renewable represents a projected investment of more than $1.3 billion in Kankakee and Livingston counties.
The facility is projected to provide over $200 million in tax revenue to Kankakee and Livingston Counties over the life of the project.
The project will utilize local companies, services, materials, and create jobs:
Hundreds of wind construction jobs and 300–400 solar construction jobs including equipment operators, electricians, laborers, and others
15–20 jobs and 2–4 jobs to operate and maintain the wind facility and solar facility, respectively
Millions of dollars will be spent locally on lodging, food services, gas, groceries, and other local services.
Heritage Prairie Renewable
Western Kankakee County and Northeastern Livingston County, Illinois