Klondike, US
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Klondike, US

By Carmen 24 Nov 2021

Klondike is a 399.1MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Oregon, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2001.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 399.1 399.1 Active Oregon, the US Avangrid Renewables

Description

The project is developed and owned by Avangrid Renewables. The company has a stake of 100%.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 115,000 households.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in December 2001.

Power Purchase Agreement

Bonneville Power Administration, Eugene Water & Electric Board, Pacific Gas and Electric, Portland General Electric and Puget Sound Energy are the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors Involved

Klondike (Klondike Phase I) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy 1.5s turbines. The phase consists of 16 turbines with 1.5MW nameplate capacity.

Klondike (Klondike Phase II) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy 1.5s turbines. The phase consists of 50 turbines with 1.5MW nameplate capacity.

Klondike (Klondike Phase III A) is equipped with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy SWT-2.3-93 turbines. The phase consists of 44 turbines with 2.3MW nameplate capacity.

Klondike (Klondike Phase III B) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy 1.5xle turbines. The phase consists of 80 turbines with 1.5MW nameplate capacity.

Klondike (Klondike Phase III C) is equipped with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries MWT92/2.4 turbine. The phase consists of 1 turbine with 2.4MW nameplate capacity.

Klondike (Klondike Phase III D) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy 1.5xle turbines. The phase consists of 51 turbines with 1.5MW nameplate capacity.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is the O&M contractor for the wind power project.

About Avangrid Renewables

Avangrid Renewables LLC (Avangrid Renewables) a subsidiary of Avangrid Renewables Holdings, Inc., is a renewable energy company that carries out electricity generation from renewable energy sources including wind, biomass, solar energy and thermal energy. The company also offers services such as balancing, scheduling and transportation of natural gas. It operates various renewable energy projects to generate electricity. The company serves to federal and state agencies, institutional retail, investor owned utilities, joint action agencies, wholesale customers, commercial and industrial customers and other public. Avangrid Renewables is headquartered in Portland, Oregon, 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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