Vestas has invested $1 billion to establish four North American manufacturing facilities in Colorado and expand its research and development activities. Vestas employs more than 3,400 people in Colorado and more than 6,000 in the United States and Canada.
Vestas wind turbines are part of a thriving energy supply chain. In 2017, Vestas spent nearly $1.5 billion dollars with over 1,000 USA based suppliers in nearly every state, to support the production, construction, and operations of its turbine fleet. Components from Vestas´ four factories are used primarily in North America, as well as being exported to Mexico, Uruguay, Brazil, and Europe.