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November 26, 2021

Green Pastures Wind Farm, US

By Carmen

Green Pastures Wind Farm is a 300MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Texas, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in March 2015.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 300 300 Active Texas, the US Capital Dynamics; Pioneer Green Energy

Description

The project was developed by Capital Dynamics and Pioneer Green Energy. The project is currently owned by Capital Dynamics.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 110,000 households.

The Tubular Steel towers installed at the project site are 92m high.

Development Status

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

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Electric Reliability Council of Texas under a power purchase agreement, starting from 2015.

Contractors Involved

IEA Renewable Energy and White Construction were selected to render EPC services for the wind power project.

Nordex was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The project consists of 100 units of AW-116/3000 turbines, each with 3MW nameplate capacity.

Acciona Energia is the O&M contractor for the wind power project. The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2015, for a period of 10 years.

About Capital Dynamics

Capital Dynamics is a private equity investment firm that provides structured investment solutions to institutional investors.

About Pioneer Green Energy

Pioneer Green Energy LLC (Pioneer Green Energy) is a renewable energy company. It concentrates on the development of utility-scale wind and solar projects. It also develops over 1,250 MW of clean energy facilities. Pioneer Green Energy caters services to the electricity markets around the US. The company’s projects include Miami Wind Energy Center, Pumpjack Solar and Wildwood Solar I, San Roman Wind, Green Pastures Wind I & II, Great Bay Solar, Wildwood Solar II, and Flat Top Wind. Pioneer Green Energy is headquartered in Austin, Texas, the US.

Methodology

All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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