Renewables, Wind

Duke wind online

Duke Energy’s 51 MW Kit Carson Windpower Project in Colorado is on line and producing electricity.

All of the output from the Kit Carson site will be sold to the Tri-State Generation and Transmission Co-op and public power districts under a 20-year power purchase agreement.

Kit Carson consists of 34, 1.5 MW General Electric wind turbines. It is the second commercial wind project Duke energy has brought online in 2010. The 200 MW Top of the World Windpower Project near Casper, Wyo. reached commercial operation in October.

Duke Energy brought seven other wind projects online prior to 2010.

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