Breckinridge Wind Farm is a 96.9MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Oklahoma, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in August 2015.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 96.9 96.9 Active Oklahoma, the US NextEra Energy Resources; TradeWind Energy

Description

The project was developed by NextEra Energy Resources and TradeWind Energy. The project is currently owned by Nextera Energy Partners.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 29,400 households. The project cost is $177.438m.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in August 2015.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Grand River Dam Authority under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years, starting from 2015.

Contractors Involved

GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 57 units of GE -1.7-XLE turbines, each with 1.7MW nameplate capacity.

About NextEra Energy Resources

NextEra Energy Resources LLC (NEER) is a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Capital Holdings Inc,is a diversified clean energy company and is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power in the US. The company, together with its subsidiaries owns, develops, constructs, manages and operates electricity generating facilities in wholesale energy markets in the US, Canada, and Spain. The company generates electricity using different fuel sources such as natural gas and oil, wind, solar and nuclear. It offers electricity to utilities, retail electricity providers, power cooperatives, municipal electricity providers and industrial companies. The company also provides energy and capacity requirement services; conducts power and gas marketing and trading activities; participates in natural gas, natural gas liquids and oil production and pipeline infrastructure development; and owns a retail electricity provider. NEER is headquartered in Juno Beach, Florida, the US.

About TradeWind Energy

TradeWind Energy Inc (TWE) engages in development of wind and solar energy projects. The company purchases physical output from a wind and solar energy project; and offers financial contract services and hedging against rising power costs. Its wind project portfolio include Smoky Hills Wind Project – Phase I, Smoky Hills Wind Project – Phase II, Caney River Wind Project, Rock Creek Wind Project, Cheyenne Ridge Wind Project and English Farms Wind Project, among others. TWE provides solar projects such as Birmingham Zoo, Decatur County and Creswell, among others. The company offers wind and solar projects for utilities, commercial and industrial, landowners and solar resources, among others. It also involves in financing for wind projects. TWE is headquartered in Lenexa, Kansas, the US.

Methodology

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