Buena Vista is a 38MW onshore repowered wind power project. It is located in California, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2006. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Iberdrola Australia and is currently owned by Leeward Renewable Energy.

The project generates 108,700MWh of electricity.

The project has 55m high towers.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in December 2006.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Pacific Gas and Electric under a power purchase agreement, starting from 2007.

Contractors involved

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 38 units of MWT 1000A turbines, each with 1MW nameplate capacity.

Deutsche Windtechnik, Diamond WTG Engineering & Services and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries were contracted to render operations & maintenance services for the project.

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About Iberdrola Australia

Iberdrola Australia Ltd (Iberdrola), a subsidiary of Iberdrola SA, is a major renewable energy company that develops, builds, owns and operates renewable energy generation assets in Australia. It generates electricity through both owned and contracted wind farms and a solar farm across New South Wales, South Australia and Western Australia. IEL sells the produced electricity to a range of customers in wholesale markets. Its development pipeline comprises wind, and solar projects. The company has operations in Australia, Bermuda, Germany, Luxembourg, Malta, and the US through its subsidiaries and offices. Infigen Energy is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.


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