High Mesa Wind Farm is a 39.9MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Idaho, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2012.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 39.9 39.9 Active Idaho, the US Exelon


The project was developed by Exelon. Exelon Generation and John Hancock Life Insurance are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 51% and 49% respectively.

The project cost is $86.543m.

The project has 90m high towers.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in December 2012.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Idaho Power under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years.

Contractors Involved

White Construction was selected to render EPC services for the wind power project.

Suzlon Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 19 units of S97-2.1 MW turbines, each with 2.1MW nameplate capacity.

About Exelon

Exelon Corp (Exelon) is a utility services holding company. It has operations in the entire energy value chain, including power generation, distribution and transmission, and energy sales. The company produces electricity using nuclear, natural gas, oil, wind, hydro, solar, and biomass sources; and purchases electricity through long-term power purchase contracts. Exelon also provides energy products and services to residential, public sector, and business customers in the US and Canada. It supplies electricity and natural gas to residential, commercial and industrial, public authorities and electric railroads, and other customers in Illinois, Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia, New Jersey, and Philadelphia. Exelon is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the US.


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