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January 7, 2022

Kingdom Community Wind, US

By Carmen

Kingdom Community Wind is a 63MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Vermont, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in November 2012.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 63 63 Active Vermont, the US Green Mountain Power; Vermont Electric Cooperative

Description

The project was developed by Green Mountain Power and Vermont Electric Cooperative. The project is currently owned by Green Mountain Power with a stake of 100%.

The project generates 186,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 24,000 households, offsetting 74,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $150m.

The project has 84m high towers.

Development Status

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

Power Purchase Agreement

Green Mountain Power and Vermont Electric Cooperative are the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors Involved

Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 21 units of V112-3.0 MW turbines, each with 3MW nameplate capacity.

Vestas Wind Systems is the O&M contractor for the wind power project for a period of 15 years.

About Green Mountain Power

Green Mountain Power Corp (GMP) is an electric utility that generates and distributes electricity. The utility offers heat pump water heater, ductless heat pumps, weatherization products and TESLA powerwall systems. Its services include online bill payment, energy audits, power outage reporting, energy efficiency, energy conservation, energy saving tips, meter reading, net metering, connect and disconnect service, and electrical safety. GMP generates energy through biomass, solar power, wind power, and hydropower resources. The utility serves residential and commercial customers in Vermont, the US. GMP is headquartered in Colchester, Vermont, the US.

About Vermont Electric Cooperative

Vermont Electric Cooperative Inc (VEC) is a member-owned, not-for-profit electric distribution utility. It distributes electricity through a network of electrical lines across the service areas. The cooperative procures electricity from independent power producers and the State of Vermont. Its power purchase portfolio includes large hydro, natural gas or oil, large wind, wood, small hydro, and farm methane/solar/small wind. VEC offers energy-related services and generation of electricity through renewable sources. The cooperative caters to residential, industrial, commercial and other customers segments. It serves Addison, Caledonia, Chittenden, Essex, Franklin, Grand Isle, Lamoille, and Orleans counties. VEC is headquartered in Johnson, Vermont, 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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