Butler Ridge is a 54MW 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 March 2009.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 54 54 Active Wisconsin, the US Midwest Wind Energy


The project was developed by Midwest Wind Energy and is currently owned by NextEra Energy Resources with a stake of 100%.

The project generates 141,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 13,500 households. The project cost is $128.952m.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in March 2009.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to WPPI Energy under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years. The contracted capacity is 20MW.

Contractors Involved

GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 36 turbines, each with 1.5MW nameplate capacity.


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