SEED Attends 2019 AWEA Conference and Trade Show in Houston

Staff Writer

Sweetwater Economic Development representatives Miesha Adames and Ken Becker, were in Houston at the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) Conference and Trade Show promoting Sweetwater as a location for wind expansions in the service, logistics, and manufacturing sectors. Ken was asked to be on a panel talking about the Texas Story in wind. To do so, he spoke on the successes we have had in Sweetwater and Nolan County. There were a number of companies representatives we ran into or had booths at the Trade Show that are either located here or have ties to Sweetwater. Companies like Crane Services, Leeward Energy, EMA, Aztec Bolting, Hytorc, IPS, Shermco Industries, E.ON, Blattner Energy, GE, AES, Lone Star Transportation, Ludlum Wind, System One, NRG Energy, BNSF Logistics, LM Wind Power, TSTC West Texas, and others.