EDP Renewables unit seeks EWG status on 200-MW wind project

Headwaters Wind Farm LLC filed on May 8 with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission a notice of self-certification as an exempt wholesale generator related to its Indiana project.

The company is developing and will construct, own, and operate an approximately 200 MW (nameplate) wind facility located in Randolph County, Indiana. Applicant will be engaged directly and exclusively in the business of owning and operating the facility and selling electric energy at wholesale.

The facility will consist of 100 Vestas V-110 2.0 MW wind turbines and other equipment necessary to interconnect the facility to the transmission grid. Commercial operation of the facility is expected to commence in December 2014.

A company contact is: Leslie Freiman, Esq., General Counsel, EDP Renewables North America LLC, 808 Travis Street, Suite 700, Houston, TX 77002, Tel: (713) 265-0350, Fax: (713) 265-0365, leslie.freiman@edpr.com.

The Michigan Public Service Commission on March 6 approved the Indiana Michigan Power unit of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) to enter into a 20-year, 200-MW renewable energy power purchase agreement (REPA) with Headwaters Wind Farm LLC.

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