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Existing Regional Wind Farms
Missouri Wind Projects, Operating and Proposed projects in Missouri, KEIN.
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Wisconsin Wind Projects, now with it's own page.
Map of Existing and Proposed wind projects in Kansas (PDF-447 kb), Source: Kansas Energy Information Network, July 2009.
Colorado Green Wind Farm
Prowers County, Colorado - This project was initially developed by Enron Wind and taken to completion by GE Wind (now GE Energy). Located 25 miles south of Lamar, Colorado, this project features 108 GE 1.5 MW turbines for an installed capacity of 162 MW. Enron Wind began the permitting process of this project in March 2001 and entered bankrupt before completion. The project began commercial operation in December 2003. The power is sold to Xcel Energy. Today this wind farm is jointly owned by Iberdrola Renewables and Shell WindEnergy. (November 2012)
Twin Buttes Wind Farm
Bent County, Colorado - This project is owned by Iberdrola Renewables and is located eight miles west of the Colorado Green Wind Farm. Also developed by Iberdrola, this project features 50 GE 1.5 MW turbines for an installed capacity of 75 MW. The project began commercial operation in December 2003. The power is sold to Xcel Energy. (November 2012)
Peetz Table Wind Farm
Logan County, Colorado - This project has a capacity of 400 MW and was developed by NextEra Energy Resources (formerly FPL Energy) of Juno Beach, Fla. who owns and operates the wind farm. This wind farm reached commercial operation in 2007 and consists of 267 1.5-megawatt GE turbines. (October 2009)
Proposed Regional Wind Projects
Cheyenne Ridge Wind Project
Cheyenne and Kit Carson Counties, Colorado - A 300-600 MW wind project of Lenexa, Kan.-based TradeWind Energy is under development. (July 2009)
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