Palo Duro Wind Energy Center is a 249.9MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Texas, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2014.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Onshore||249.9||249.9||–||Active||Texas, the US||NextEra Energy Resources|
The project was developed by NextEra Energy Resources. The project is currently owned by NextEra Energy Resources with a stake of 60.78% and Nextera Energy Partners.
The project generates 1,180,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 75,000 households. The project cost is $227m.
The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in December 2014.
Power Purchase Agreement
Southwestern Public Service and Xcel Energy are the power offtakers from the project.
GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 147 units of 1.7-100 turbines, each with 1.7MW 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.
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