Cottonwood Wind Project is an 89.6MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Nebraska, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in November 2017.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Onshore||89.6||89.6||–||Active||Nebraska, the US||Infinity Renewables; NextEra Energy Resources|
The project was developed by Infinity Renewables and NextEra Energy Resources. The project is currently owned by NextEra Energy Resources.
The project supplies enough clean energy to power 29,000 households. The project cost is $130m.
The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in November 2017.
Power Purchase Agreement
City of Fremont and Northeast Nebraska Public Power District are the power offtakers from the project.
Cottonwood Wind Project (Cottonwood Wind Project I) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy turbines. The phase consists of 36 turbines, each with 2.3MW nameplate capacity.
Cottonwood Wind Project (Cottonwood Wind Project II) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy 1.7-100 turbines. The phase consists of 4 turbines with 1.7MW nameplate capacity.
About Infinity Renewables
Infinity Renewables LLC (Infinity Renewables), formerly Infinity Wind Power LLC is a renewable energy company that develops and markets renewable energy projects. The company’s development process includes planning and permits, site identification, wind assessment, land acquisition, connecting to the power grid, power purchase agreement and construction. It offers services such as meteorological studies, transmission interconnection capabilities, project development services, market analysis, permitting and environmental reviews, project economics and financial analysis. Infinity Renewables’ project development services comprise engineering, real estate procurement, site evaluation, environmental analysis, power marketing, permitting, and financing to see a project through this often complicated process. The company offers construction services such as engineering and design, procurement, permitting, electrical construction, civil construction, and wind turbine erection. Infinity Renewables is headquartered in Santa Barbara, California, the US.
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.
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