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November 23, 2021

Lone Star, US

By Carmen

Lone Star is a 400MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Texas, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2007.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 400 400 Active Texas, the US Renewable Energy Systems Americas

Description

The project was developed by Renewable Energy Systems Americas. Atlantica Sustainable Infrastructure and EDP Renewables North America are currently owning the project.

The project generates 1,121,280MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 110,000 households, offsetting 900,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in December 2007.

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Power Purchase Agreement

Direct Energy Marketing and JAron are the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors Involved

Lone Star (Lone Star I A) is equipped with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy G83-2.0 MW turbines. The phase consists of 9 turbines with 2MW nameplate capacity.

Lone Star (Lone Star I B) is equipped with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy G87-2.0 MW turbines. The phase consists of 36 turbines with 2MW nameplate capacity.

Lone Star (Lone Star I C) is equipped with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy G87-2.0 MW turbines. The phase consists of 55 turbines with 2MW nameplate capacity.

Lone Star (Lone Star II A) is equipped with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy G87-2.0 MW turbines. The phase consists of 22 turbines with 2MW nameplate capacity.

Lone Star (Lone Star II B) is equipped with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy G87-2.0 MW turbines. The phase consists of 52 turbines with 2MW nameplate capacity.

Lone Star (Lone Star II C) is equipped with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy G87-2.0 MW turbines. The phase consists of 26 turbines with 2MW nameplate capacity.

GES Global Energy Services is the O&M contractor for the wind power project.

About Renewable Energy Systems Americas

Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. (RES Americas), a subsidiary of Renewable Energy Systems Ltd. is an energy company that provides engineering, procurement and construction services. The company offers layout design, software design, solar array layout design, land acquisition, permitting and environmental review, technical analysis, scheduling, financing, resource assessment, land procurement, project design, permitting, transmission, interconnection work and power marketing. It provides costing, procurement, management, and quality and environmental processes services. RES Americas’ engineering services includes renewable energy project design, including turbine foundation design, geotechnical engineering, civil site work design, electrical collection and grounding system design, solar PV system design and optimization. The company serves wind, solar, transmission, energy storage projects and demand side management. It operates in California, Connecticut, Minnesota, and Texas. RES Americas is headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado, 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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