Officials from the Department of Defense, the Department of the Navy, E.ON Climate and Renewables North America, and Petronila Wind Farm announced a memorandum of understanding December 3 to allow the development and operation of new wind turbines in Nueces County, Texas, while working to protect the Navy’s ability to continue its training mission at NAS Kingsville and NAS Corpus Christi. E.On will install and operate up to 100 turbines at the Petronila Wind Farm site and provide $750,000 to the Department of Defense to research, test, and implement solutions to mitigate potential negative impacts.