Prairie Wind Project-Wind XI is a 168MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Iowa, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2017.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Onshore||168||168||–||Active||Iowa, the US||MidAmerican Energy; RPM Access|
The project was developed by MidAmerican Energy and RPM Access. The project is currently owned by MidAmerican Energy with a stake of 100%.
The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in 2017.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to MidAmerican Energy under a power purchase agreement, starting from 2017.
Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The project consists of 84 units of V110-2.0 MW turbines, each with 2MW nameplate capacity.
Vestas Wind Systems is the O&M contractor for the wind power project, commencing from the year 2017.
About MidAmerican Energy
MidAmerican Energy Co (MidAmerican Energy), a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Energy, is a regulated electric and natural gas utility company that carries out the generation, transmission and distribution and selling of electricity and natural gas. It caters to a diverse clientele comprising of urban and rural residential customers as well as commercial and industrial customers. MidAmerican Energy provides services to industries related to processing and sales of food products; farm and other non-electrical machinery; manufacturing, processing and fabrication of primary metals; real estate; electronic data storage; cement and gypsum products; and government. It sells electricity to markets operated by RTOs and natural gas to other utilities and market participants on a wholesale basis. The company has operations in Iowa, Illinois, Nebraska and South Dakota states in the US. MidAmerican Energy is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, the US.
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