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NextEra Energy Resources plans 75 MW wind power project in Nebraska

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NextEra Energy Resources (NYSE: NEE) recently filed an application to build a wind farm in Nebraska near Odell, Diller and Steele City, according to the Lincoln Journal Star. The 75 MW project is being called the Steele Flats Wind Project.

The project will use up to 44, 1.7 MW wind turbines and could be built this year if its permits are approved. According to the Journal Star, the Nebraska Public Power District Board has authorized its management to sign a 20-year power purchase agreement with NextEra for the energy produced by the project.

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