Walnut Ridge is a 212MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Illinois, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2018.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 212 212 Active Illinois, the US BHE Renewables; MG2 Tribal Energy


The project was developed by BHE Renewables and MG2 Tribal Energy. The project is currently owned by BHE Renewables.

The project generates 865GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 63,600 households, offsetting 558,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $348.316m.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in 2018.

Contractors Involved

M. A. Mortenson was selected to render EPC services for the wind power project.

Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 106 units of V110-2.0 MW turbines, each with 2MW nameplate capacity.

About BHE Renewables

BHE Renewables, LLC is an owner and operator of solar, wind, hydro and geothermal projects.


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