Gas, Wind

Massachusetts muni issues RFP for wind turbine

Jan. 23, 2001—Hull Municipal Lighting Plant, serving Hull, Mass., on the state’s south shore, has issued a Request for Proposals for a wind turbine, sized anywhere from 250 kW to 750 kW.

According to John MacLeod, the utility’s operations manager, this RFP is the first of many because the utility plans to construct other turbines on the Harbor Islands. Hull Municipal would like to have the turbine online by the end of this year.

All proposals must be sealed and marked Wind Turbine Bid and received at the office of the HMLP Operations Manager, 15 Edgewater Road, Hull, Massachusetts, 02045, no later than 1 p.m. on March 8.

For specifications or more information, contact John MacLeod, phone (781) 925-0051, fax (781) 925-6125, or email the utility at [email protected] .