Freeborn Wind Resource Project is an 84MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Minnesota, 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 May 2021. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Freeborn Wind Energy and Xcel Energy. The project is currently owned by Northern States Power with a stake of 100%.

The project cost is $138.6m.

The Tubular Steel towers installed at the project site are 80m high.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in May 2021.

Contractors involved

Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 42 turbines, each with 2MW nameplate capacity.

Xcel Energy is the O&M contractor for the wind power project, commencing from the year 2021.

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About Freeborn Wind Energy

Freeborn Wind Energy LLC (Freeborn Wind Energy) generates, transmits, and distributes electricity through wind energy. Freeborn Wind Energy is headquartered in the US.

About Xcel Energy

Xcel Energy Inc (Xcel Energy), is an energy holding company. Through its subsidiaries, it has a presence in the entire energy vertical, including generation, procurement, transmission, distribution and resale of electricity. The company produces electric energy using coal, nuclear, natural gas, wind, hydro, biomass and solar sources. Xcel Energy also transports, stores, distributes and resells natural gas. It procures natural gas from independent suppliers, based on market indices. Xcel Energy also provides home appliance repair, maintenance, and replacement services. The company serves residential, commercial and industrial customers in South Dakota, Michigan, Minnesota, Colorado, North Dakota, New Mexico, Texas, and Wisconsin. Xcel Energy is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the US.


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