first_img By chloecox – Duke Energy Renewables to build two phases of Texas wind farm Twitter No posts to display Facebook Linkedin Duke Energy Renewables said it will build two large-scale wind power projects in south Texas. Read more wind energy news Linkedin CPV says it has developed 400+ MW of renewable capacity on former coal mines Austin Energy will purchase the output and associated renewable energy credits from the projects under two, 25-year power purchase agreements. The utility also has a PPA with the Los Vientos II wind project. Southern Power acquiring 118-MW Oklahoma wind project developed by Vestas’ NA unit Renewable project management firm Bradley acquired by Bureau Veritas Twitter The subsidiary of Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) will build, own and operate the Los Vientos III and IV Windpower Projects located west of Brownsville. Each project is expected to generate 200 MW of electricity using 200, 2 MW wind turbines from Vestas. Duke Energy Renewables will begin construction in the fourth quarter of this year. The third phase is expected to be in-service in early 2015 and the fourth phase is scheduled for operations in mid-2016. Previous articleOrmat & eBay to develop waste heat recovery power plantNext articleSecond phase of Nebraska wind power project to begin chloecox 9.26.2013 TAGSDuke RenewablesNew ProjectsWind RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebooklast_img