Ocotillo Wind Farm is a 265.44MW onshore wind power project. It is located in California, 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.
The project is developed and owned by Pattern Energy Group. The company has a stake of 100%.
The project supplies enough clean energy to power 125,000 households, offsetting 650,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $500m.
The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in December 2012.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to San Diego Gas & Electric under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years from 2012. The contracted capacity is 265.44MW.
Blattner Energy was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the wind power project.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The project consists of 112 units of SWT-2.3-108 turbines, each with 2.37MW nameplate capacity.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is the O&M contractor for the wind power project. The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2012, for a period of 2 years.
The wind power project consists of 80m high towers supplied by Ameron International.
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About Pattern Energy Group
Pattern Energy Group Inc (Pattern Energy), is an independent renewable energy company. The company develops, operates and owns an interest in renewable energy projects. It develops wind and solar energy and sells electricity to customers under public service agreements (PSAs) and other local markets. It owns an interest in various renewable energy power projects such as Amazon Wind, Grady, Hatchet Ridge, Kanagi Solar, Post Rock and Belle River among others; and in an upstream development platform. The company also owns an interest in Pattern Development, which engages in the development of projects in the US, Canada, Mexico and Japan. Pattern Energy is headquartered in San Francisco, California, US.