Blue Sky Green Fields is a 145.2MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Wisconsin, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in May 2008.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Onshore||145.2||145.2||–||Active||Wisconsin, the US||Navitas Energy; We Energies|
The project was developed by Navitas Energy and We Energies. The project is currently owned by We Energies with a stake of 100%.
The project supplies enough clean energy to power 38,100 households. The project cost is $346m.
The project has 80m high towers.
The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in May 2008.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to We Energies under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years. The contracted capacity is 145.2MW.
Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 88 units of V82-1.65 MW turbines, each with 1.65MW nameplate capacity.
About Navitas Energy
Navitas Energy, Inc. (Navitas) is a wind energy development company. The company provides wind energy development services to electric utilities, co-operatives, and municipals. It has wind projects in Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Wyoming, Nebraska, Missouri, Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, and Indiana. Navitas operates through, three main parts to a turbine; the blade assembly including the blades, rotor and hub, the nacelle which houses the generator and provides counterbalance to the blades, and the tower, usually a tubular steel structure. It operates as the subsidiary of Gamesa Energy USA. Navitas is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the US.
About We Energies
We Energies, a subsidiary of WEC Energy Group Inc is a power company that offers electricity services. The company provides electricity generation and distribution services, distribution, generation, and selling of electricity and steam. It generates electricity from coal, wind, natural gas, and hydro sources. WEC Energy offers electric utility services to customers in the fields such as paper, foundry, mining, food products, and machinery production. The company provides gas utility services to food products, paper, and fabricated metal products industries. It services to its customers in portions of Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. The company also serves natural gas customers in Wisconsin and steam customers in Downtown Milwaukee. We Energies is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the US.
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