Colorado Highlands is a 91MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Colorado, 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 multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2012. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by Alliance Power. Alliance Power and GE Energy Financial Services are currently owning the project.

Development status

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

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years from 2012. The contracted capacity is 91MW.

Contractors involved

Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the wind power project.

Colorado Highlands (Colorado Highlands I) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy turbines. The phase consists of 42 turbines, each with 1.6MW nameplate capacity.

Colorado Highlands (Colorado Highlands II) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy 1.7-100 turbines. The phase consists of 14 turbines with 1.7MW nameplate capacity.

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About Alliance Power

Alliance Power Inc (API) is a renewable energy company which operates power generation projects. The company develops, installs and operates gas combustion power generation systems, large-scale fuel cells, photovoltaic solar power plants, wind farms, and other technologies that produce energy. It also operates through its business divisions such as wind energy, fuel cell, gas turbine and aeration energy. API’s wind energy division operates two projects generating renewable wind energy in northeast Colorado for Tri-State generation and transmission programs. The company also operates on-site cogeneration projects using molten carbonate fuel cell technology. Its aeration energy division provides new energy savings using Kurz flow meters on the aeration basin at Dublin San Ramon Service District wastewater treatment facility. API is headquartered in Centennial, Colorado, the US.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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