Cirrus 1 is a 61.2MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Texas, 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 2012. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Wind Tex Energy and is currently owned by Cirrus Wind Energy.

The project generates 210,000MWh electricity thereby offsetting 195,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $132.743m.

The project has 82m high towers.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in December 2012.

Contractors involved

China Creative Wind Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 17 units of CCWE3.60-116 turbines, each with 3.6MW nameplate capacity.

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About Wind Tex Energy

Wind Tex Energy, LP is an independent wind power development company.


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