PJM works out interconnect with EDP for 100-MW Pennsylvania wind project

PJM Interconnection on Oct. 24 filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission an interconnection service agreement with EDP Renewables North America LLC and transmission owner Pennsylvania Electric for a 100-MW wind project in Erie County, Pennsylvania.

This is the Greenfield Wind Farm, located in Greenfield Township of Erie County. It will be made up of 56 wind turbines of 1.79 MW each in size. Under this agreement, on or before Dec. 30, 2017, EDP must demonstrate commercial operation of all generating units.

The project would interconnect to the Erie East–Erie South 230-kV circuit between the Erie East and Four Mile Junction substations, approximately 0.25 mile from the Erie East substation.

The contact information is: EDP Renewables North America LLC, 808 Travis Street, Suite #700, Houston, TX 77002, Attn: William Whitlock, Eastern Region EVP.

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