Strauss Wind Farm is a 98.14MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in California, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2020 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed by Pacific Renewable Energy Generation and Strauss Wind. The project is currently owned by Strauss Wind with a stake of 100%.

The project is expected to generate 300,000MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 45,000 households. The project is expected to offset 6,000,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $150m.

The Strauss Wind Farm (Strauss Wind Farm-I), will have 81.5m high towers.

The Strauss Wind Farm (Strauss Wind Farm-II), will have 80m high towers.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2020. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to MCE under a power purchase agreement. The offtake capacity is expected to be 98.14MW.

Contractors involved

Strauss Wind Farm (Strauss Wind Farm-I) will be equipped with GE Renewable Energy GE 3.8-137 turbines. The phase consists of 23 turbines with 3.8MW nameplate capacity.

Strauss Wind Farm (Strauss Wind Farm-II) will be equipped with GE Renewable Energy GE-1.79-100 turbines. The phase consists of 6 turbines with 1.79MW nameplate capacity.

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About Strauss Wind

Strauss Wind LLC (Strauss Wind) is a power generation company specializes in power and electricity generation, transmission, supplying, production, and distribution services. Strauss Wind is headquartered in the US.


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