Mesquite Creek Wind Farm is a 211.5MW 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 April 2015. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by BNB Renewable Energy Holdings and Sumitomo Corporation of America. Sumitomo Corporation of America, Duke Energy Renewables and Manulife Financial are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 50%, 26% and 24% respectively.

The project generates 800,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 120,000 households. The project cost is $345m.

The project has 87.4776m high towers.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in April 2015.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Mars Chocolate North America under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years. The contracted capacity is 200.6MW.

Contractors involved

Blattner Energy was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the wind power project.

GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 118 units of 1.7-100 turbines.

EDF Renewable Services is the O&M contractor for the wind power project.

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About Sumitomo Corporation of America

Sumitomo Corporation of America (SCOA), a subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation, is a transport and logistics company. It offers marketing and investment services. The company offers services such as distribution, project management, supply chain management, technology transfer, trade and logistics transport services. SCOA provides supply chain management services such as extracting raw materials to supervising the building of advanced transportation systems. The company’s logistics and transport services include logistics and transport management, safe and secure packing of goods, loading, plotting shipping routes and carriers, and handling customs clearances. SCOA operates offices in the US. The company is headquartered in New York City, New York, the US.


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