"(Spirit Lake City Administrator Gregg) Owens described the workforce (U.S. Powertrain President Chris) Kabele has brought with him as a motivated and high-quality one. The city administrator said he would not be surprised if the business continued to expand in the near future.
The Midwestern state is the prime location for renewable energy projects. Iowa passed one of the first Renewable Portfolio Standards (RPS) in the country in 1983. The state is also ranked first in the U.S.