Desert Sky is a 170MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Texas, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in May 2001.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Onshore||170||170||–||Active||Texas, the US||American Electric Power; Invenergy|
The project was developed by American Electric Power and Invenergy. The project is currently owned by AEP Renewables with a stake of 100%.
The project supplies enough clean energy to power 40,000 households. The project cost is $175m.
The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in May 2001.
Power Purchase Agreement
American Electric Power and CPS Energy are the power offtakers from the project.
Blattner Energy was selected to render EPC services for the wind power project.
GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The wind power project consists of 107 turbines.
GE Renewable Energy is the O&M contractor for the wind power project.
About American Electric Power
American Electric Power Co Inc (AEP) is an energy holding utility. It generates, transmits and distributes electricity. The company produces power using coal, lignite, natural gas, wind, solar, nuclear and hydro sources. AEP builds smarter energy infrastructure and delivers new technologies and custom energy solutions. It also has interests in various power plants under development. The company serves residential, commercial, industrial and other retail customers, and wholesale customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas, Oklahoma, Ohio, Kentucky, Michigan, Indiana, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. The company through also owns, develops and operates large wind and solar projects throughout the US. AEP is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, the US.
Invenergy LLC (Invenergy) is a full-service energy solutions provider. The company invests, develops, constructs, owns, and operates renewable and other clean energy generation and storage facilities. The company captures, generates, and stores power from wind, solar, natural gas. Invenergy provides a range of technology and end-to-end energy solutions to corporations, utilities and other energy asset owners. Its services include asset management, energy management, and engineering and analysis, among others. It also offers on-site and performance inspections and maintenance services. The company operates through regional development offices in the US, Canada, Colombia, Mexico, Japan, Poland and Scotland. Invenergy is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the US.
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