- Published: 06 February 2014 06 February 2014
Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc. announced that it has entered into a 25-year agreement with a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Resources, LLC for a 150MW wind power generating facility to be constructed in eastern Colorado, USA.
Under the 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA), Tri-State will purchase the entire output and associated environmental attributes of the Carousel Wind Farm. When the project begins commercial operation, the wind farm will provide affordable electricity to Tri-State's 44 member cooperatives across Colorado, Nebraska, New Mexico and Wyoming. A NextEra Energy Resources subsidiary will construct, own and operate the Carousel Wind Farm.