Intrepid is a 175.5MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Iowa, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in November 2004.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 175.5 175.5 Active Iowa, the US Clipper Windpower


The project was developed by Clipper Windpower and is currently owned by Berkshire Hathaway Energy with a stake of 100%.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in November 2004.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Berkshire Hathaway Energy under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

Intrepid (Intrepid 1) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy 1.5s turbines. The phase consists of 107 turbines with 1.5MW nameplate capacity.

Intrepid (Intrepid 2) is equipped with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries MWT62/1.0 (MWT-1000A) turbines. The phase consists of 15 turbines with 1MW nameplate capacity.

Diamond WTG Engineering & Services and EDF Renewables have provided O&M services for the project.

About Clipper Windpower

Clipper Windpower LLC (Clipper), a subsidiary of Platinum Equity LLC is a renewable energy company that offers wind turbine fleet support products and services. The company’s products include wind turbine, mechanical products, gearbox, hydraulic products, and electro mechanical assembly products. It also provides hardware kitting and generator control unit matrix assembly, among others. Clipper offers services such as surface preparation, vibratory gear polishing, contract manufacturing services, and application of weather resistant coats on industrial components, and customer support services. The company’s customer support services include electrical and component repair, and gearbox refurbishment services. It also maintains wind turbine service parts. Clipper is headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, the US.


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