Mehoopany is a 140.8MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Pennsylvania, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2012.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 140.8 140.8 Active Pennsylvania, the US BP Wind Energy North America; Sempra Energy


The project was developed by BP Wind Energy North America and Sempra Energy. The project is co-owned by AEP Renewables and BP Wind Energy North America, with their respective ownership stake of 50% each.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 31,500 households. The project cost is $250m.

Development Status

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

Power Purchase Agreement

Old Dominion Electric Cooperative and Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative are the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors Involved

Renewable Energy Systems Americas was selected to render EPC services for the wind power project.

GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 88 units of 1.6-82.5 turbines, each with 1.6MW nameplate capacity.

GE Renewable Energy is the O&M contractor for the wind power project. The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2012, for a period of 5 years.

About BP Wind Energy North America

BP Wind Energy North America Inc (BPWE), a subsidiary of BP plc, is an operator of wind power plants and projects. The company’s wind farms provide a reliable source of electricity to the customers across the US. Its wind farms generate about 2,259 Mw of power. BPWE’s Remote Operations Center is responsible for capturing turbine availability, power generation capacity, wind speed, weather and other critical factors. The company also maintains an embedded alarm system, which notifies problems such as storms or flash flood warnings. It operates wind farms at various states including Colorado, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Hawaii and Texas. BPWE is headquartered in Houston, Texas, the US.

About Sempra Energy

Sempra Energy (Sempra) is an energy-service holding company that invests in, develops, and operates energy infrastructure. It carries out utility operations, development of energy infrastructure and provides related services in certain countries, including the US and Mexico. The company’s major operations include the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity; and storage, transportation, and trading and distribution of natural gas. It also has interests in renewable energy generation projects. The company sources electricity through power purchase contracts. The company serves commercial, residential, utility electricity generation, industrial, and wholesale customers. It has operations throughout North America. Sempra is headquartered in San Diego, California, the US.


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