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Bluegrass Ridge
Bluegrass Ridge Wind Farm, named for the heritage of the King City area of bluegrass-seed production in northwest Missouri, was the first utility-scale wind energy generation facility in the state....MORE

Buffalo Creek
Wind Capital Group developed the Buffalo Creek Wind Farm site near the city of Hampton in Franklin County, Iowa. In 2007, Wind Capital Group sold the 200-megawatt (MW) construction-ready site....MORE

Loess Hills
The Loess Hills Wind Farm was completed in spring 2008, producing enough electricity to make Rock Port, Missouri, the first community in America capable of meeting its entire annual electricity demands from wind power....MORE

Cow Branch
The Cow Branch Wind Energy Center is the second utility-scale wind energy generation facility built in Missouri. Wind Capital Group completed construction of the 50 megawatt wind farm in early 2008.
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Conception
The Conception Wind Farm is located on the windswept ridges surrounding the Conception Abbey in Nodaway County, Missouri.Wind Capital Group moved Missouri into the ranks of leading wind energy production states in the nation with the wind farm’s completion in early 2008...MORE

Bent Tree
Wind Capital Group developed the Bent Tree Wind Farm site near the city of Albert Lea in Freeborn County, Minnesota. In early 2009 Wind Capital Group sold the 400MW construction-ready site to Wisconsin Power and Light Co. (WPL), an Alliant Energy Company...MORE

Lost Creek
The Lost Creek Wind Project is the first wind project completely owned and operated by Wind Capital Group. Featuring the combined experience of Wind Capital Group and its investors, strong community support, partnerships and the ability to use local resources, the 150 megawatt (MW) wind project was completed in 2010, making it the largest in the state to date...MORE

Post Rock
The Post Rock Wind Project is a 201 megawatt (MW) project located approximately 80 miles outside Wichita, Kansas, in Lincoln and Ellsworth Counties. The project is currently under construction and is expected to achieve commercial operations in the 3rd quarter of 2012. It will utilize 134 General Electric (GE) 1.5 MW...MORE

Osage County
The Osage County Wind Energy Project is a 150 megawatt (MW) construction-ready project located west of Pawhuska, Oklahoma in Osage County. It will utilize 94 General Electric (GE) 1.6 MW wind turbines and will sell all of its electricity to Missouri-based Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc. under a power purchase agreement...MORE

 
 
Osage County

The Osage County Wind Energy Project is a 150 megawatt (MW) construction-ready project located west of Pawhuska, Oklahoma in Osage County. It will utilize 94 General Electric (GE) 1.6 MW wind turbines and will sell all of its electricity to Missouri-based Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc. under a power purchase agreement.  

The project enjoys strong community and governmental support. Over the life of the project, Osage County Wind is expected to provide over $30 million in property tax revenues to Osage County, long-term lease payments to local landowners, and $1.5 million in regional business activity during construction. Additionally, the project will create 250 critical on-site construction jobs and 12-15 permanent positions during operation.


Project Details
Location: Osage County, Oklahoma
Capacity: 150 megawatts (MW)
Power Purchaser: Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc.

Technology
Turbine Technology: GE 1.6-100           
Turbine Rating: 1.6 megawatts (MW)
Number of Turbines: 94

Output Details
Number of Homes Powered: Approximately 50,000           
CO2 Savings:Approximately 605,000 tons/year
Equivalent Cars off Road: Approximately 110,000 cars/year