Panther Creek Wind Project is a 44MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Illinois, the US. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 44 44 Permitting Illinois, the US Illinois Wind Energy; PowerWorks


The project is being developed by Illinois Wind Energy and PowerWorks. The project is currently owned by Illinois Wind Energy.

The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 18,000 households. The project cost is expected to be around $50m.

The wind power project consists of 16 turbines.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to Prairie Power under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years. The offtake capacity is expected to be 44MW.

About Illinois Wind Energy

Illinois Wind Energy is a wind power generation company.

About PowerWorks

PowerWorks Inc (PowerWorks) is a renewable energy company that owns, develops and operates clean, renewable, wind and solar power projects. The company offers wholesale clean, renewable power to electric utilities. It offers asset management services such as project management and engineering, performance monitoring and analysis, staffing and resource management, testing and commissioning, contract administration and financial and risk management, among others. PowerWorks’ projects include Sawtooth Wind Farm, Soaring Wind Farm, Panther Creek Wind Farm, Gateway Wind Farm and Michelangelo Wind Farm. The company operates in Boise and Tracy. PowerWorks is headquartered in Glenns Ferry, Idaho, the US.


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