Niyol Wind Energy Center is a 206MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Colorado, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 2021 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in November 2021.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Onshore||206||206||–||Active||Colorado, the US||NextEra Energy Resources|
The project is developed and owned by NextEra Energy Resources. The company has a stake of 100%.
The project supplies enough clean energy to power 60,000 households. The project cost is $346m.
The project is currently active. The project construction commenced in 2021 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in November 2021.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association under a power purchase agreement with a contracted capacity is 200MW.
GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The wind power project consists of 74 turbines.
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.
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