Top Of The World is a 200.2MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Wyoming, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in October 2010.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Onshore||200.2||200.2||–||Active||Wyoming, the US||Duke Energy Renewables|
The project was developed by Duke Energy Renewables. Duke Energy Renewables and John Hancock Life Insurance are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 51% and 49% respectively.
The project generates 631,350MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 60,000 households. The project cost is $400m.
The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in October 2010.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to PacifiCorp under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years. The contracted capacity is 200.2MW.
Top Of The World (Top Of The World – GE) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy turbines. The phase consists of 66 turbines, each with 1.5MW nameplate capacity.
Top Of The World (Top Of The World – Siemens) is equipped with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy SWT-2.3-101 turbines. The phase consists of 44 turbines with 2.3MW nameplate capacity.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is the O&M contractor for the Top Of The World (Top Of The World – Siemens) for a period of 2 years.
About Duke Energy Renewables
Duke Energy Renewables Inc (Duke Energy Renewables) is a subsidiary of Duke Energy Corporation. The company owns, operates and maintains renewable energy. It primarily acquires, develops, builds and operates wind and solar renewable generation throughout the US. Duke Energy Renewables also offers operations and maintenance services to third-party renewables operators. The company owns and operates 2,900 MW capacity of renewable energy including 2,300 MW wind power and 600 MW solar power. Its project portfolio includes Cimarron II Windpower, Frontier Windpower, Ironwood Windpower, Shirley Windpower, Los Vientos II Windpower, Sweetwater Windpower, Ajo Solar, Bagdad Solar, Black Mountain Solar, Blue Wing Solar, Dogwood Solar and Everetts Wildcat Solar. Duke Energy Renewables is headquartered in Charlotte, the US.
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