Luverne is a 49.5MW onshore wind power project. It is located in North Dakota, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in September 2009.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 49.5 49.5 Active North Dakota, the US NextEra Energy Resources; Otter Tail


The project was developed by NextEra Energy Resources and Otter Tail. The project is currently owned by Otter Tail with a stake of 100%.

The project cost is $118.206m.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in September 2009.

Contractors Involved

GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 33 turbines, each with 1.5MW nameplate capacity.

About NextEra Energy Resources

NextEra Energy Resources LLC (NEER) is a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Capital Holdings Inc,is a diversified clean energy company and is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power in the US. The company, together with its subsidiaries owns, develops, constructs, manages and operates electricity generating facilities in wholesale energy markets in the US, Canada, and Spain. The company generates electricity using different fuel sources such as natural gas and oil, wind, solar and nuclear. It offers electricity to utilities, retail electricity providers, power cooperatives, municipal electricity providers and industrial companies. The company also provides energy and capacity requirement services; conducts power and gas marketing and trading activities; participates in natural gas, natural gas liquids and oil production and pipeline infrastructure development; and owns a retail electricity provider. NEER is headquartered in Juno Beach, Florida, the US.

About Otter Tail

Otter Tail Corp (Otter Tail) generates, transmits, distributes and sells electricity, and manufactures plastic and metal components through its subsidiaries. The company offers metal parts, stamping, contract machining, fabrication and painting; and manufactures life science and industrial packaging, plastic thermoformed horticulture containers and material handling components. Otter Tail offers metal fabrication and production of PVC pipes, polyvinyl pipes and plastic parts. It generates, transmits, distributes and sells electricity in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. The company operates in Minnesota, Illinois, Georgia, North Dakota and Arizona. The company has corporate offices in Fergus Falls, Minnesota, and Fargo, North Dakota. Otter Tail is headquartered in Fergus Falls, Minnesota, the US.


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