Camp Grove Wind Farm is a 190MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Illinois, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the partially active stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2007 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in December 2007. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed by Camp Grove Wind Farm, Orion Energy Group and Vision Energy. The project is currently owned by Camp Grove Wind Farm with a stake of 100%.

The Camp Grove Wind Farm (Camp Grove Wind Farm- Phase I), will have 80m high towers.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2007. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by December 2007.

Power purchase agreement

American Electric Power, Appalachian Power and Commonwealth Edison are expected to be the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors involved

M. A. Mortenson is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the Camp Grove Wind Farm (Camp Grove Wind Farm- Phase I).

Camp Grove Wind Farm (Camp Grove Wind Farm- Phase I) will be equipped with GE Renewable Energy 1.5 SLE turbines. The phase consists of 100 turbines with 1.5MW nameplate capacity.

EDF Renewables is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the Camp Grove Wind Farm (Camp Grove Wind Farm- Phase I). The O&M tenure will likely be commencing from the year 2007.

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About Orion Energy Group

Orion Energy Group LLC (OEG) is a renewable energy company that constructs, develops, operates, and finances wind power projects. The company’s services include renewable energy resource assessment, site identification, energy output projections, environmental assessment, negotiating turnkey construction service contracts, and site design and site layout optimization services. It also provides construction management, project financing, operations and maintenance, and asset management services. OEG’s site selection services comprise proximity to transmission lines, state, local, and federal permitting requirements, specific terrain of the property, and environmental aspects of the site. The company also serves as an operator and asset manager for projects across the world. It has its operations in the US and the UK. OEG is headquartered in Oakland, California, the US.


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