Five Things to Know About Apex Clean Energy

  1. We Harness the Power of the Wind and SunAbout_Apex_Map.png

    Our business is to responsibly develop clean, reliable energy from the abundant wind and solar resources found throughout the United States. 

    We bring renewable energy to the market responsibly, by carefully siting projects in suitable locations around the nation. 

  2. Apex Clean Energy is a Trusted Industry Leader

    Apex Clean Energy, Inc., is a leading U.S.-based developer of commercial-scale wind and solar energy facilities in North America. With a team of some of the most experienced renewable energy professionals in the industry, we have built a strong reputation for responsible development and quality projects constructed to the highest industry standards. 

    Founded in 2009, Apex has become one of the fastest-growing companies in the clean energy industry. Apex is an independent, privately held renewable energy company based in Charlottesville, Virginia. Learn more at

  3. Apex Management is Experienced and ProvenApex_Company_2015ps_jpg.jpg

    A growing company of over 200 people, Apex is led by a team of wind energy veterans with collective experience of over $10 billion in the development, financing, construction, and operation of wind and solar energy facilities now operating in the United States.

    The Apex team offers in-house expertise in wind resource assessment, development, permitting, wildlife biology, engineering, information technology, construction, and finance.

  4. Careful Site Selection Brought Us to Ford County

    Ford County’s Ford Ridge Wind is typical of our careful approach to project development. Apex chooses locations with supportive landowners, a proven wind resource, access to high-capacity transmission lines, low risk for wildlife impact, and compatibility with existing land uses. We work to become community partners and establish long-term relationships in the areas where we work.

  5. We Want to Meet You

    Apex wants to be a community partner. We believe in engaging the community to answer questions, explain how wind energy works and detail the benefits of our project. We're eager to speak to groups and organizations about Ford Ridge Wind. If you would like to speak to our project developer, or schedule a presentation from Erin Wiedower, click here.