Electra Wind is a 360MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Texas, 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. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in November 2016. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed by Orsted Wind Power North America and Starwood Energy Group Global. MEAG Munich Ergo AssetManagement and Skyline Renewables are currently owning the project.

The Electra Wind (Electra Wind I), will have 80.01m high towers.

Development status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in November 2016.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the Electra Wind (Electra Wind I) will be sold to BofA Securities under a power purchase agreement for a period of 13 years, starting from 2016.

Contractors involved

Electra Wind (Electra Wind I) will be equipped with GE Renewable Energy 2.3 MW-116 turbines. The phase consists of 100 turbines with 2.3MW nameplate capacity.

GE Renewable Energy is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the Electra Wind (Electra Wind I). The O&M tenure will likely be commencing from the year 2016.

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About Orsted Wind Power North America

Orsted Wind Power North America LLC, is a renewable energy company. It develops, constructs, and operates offshore and onshore wind farms, bioenergy plants, solar farms, and energy storage facilities, and provides waste-to-energy solutions and smart energy products. The company is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the US.

About Starwood Energy Group Global

Starwood Energy Group Global LLC (Starwood Energy Group), a subsidiary of Starwood Capital Group is a financial service provider that invests in natural gas and renewable power generation, and power transmission sectors. The company offers financing services for the acquisition, construction, development and operation of energy assets. It invests on both greenfield and brownfield development opportunities. Starwood Energy Group invests in solar, wind and other renewable energy projects. The company has undertaken a two-phase wind project located in south of Lubbock, Texas. Starwood Energy Group is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut, the US.


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