Hancock County Wind Farm is a 97.68MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Iowa, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2002.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Onshore||97.68||97.68||–||Active||Iowa, the US||NextEra Energy Resources|
The project was developed by NextEra Energy Resources and is currently owned by NextEra Energy with a stake of 100%.
The project supplies enough clean energy to power 33,000 households, offsetting 176,400t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.
The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in December 2002.
Power Purchase Agreement
Alliant Energy, Cedar Falls Utilities, Corn Belt Power Cooperative and North Iowa Municipal Electric Cooperative Association are the power offtakers from the project.
Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 148 units of V47-660 kW turbines, each with 0.66MW 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.
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