EDF Renewable building 300 MW of wind projects in New Mexico

Milo Wind Project LLC on Dec. 9 filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission a notice of self-certification that it is an exempt wholesale generator based on its ownership and operation of an approximately 50-MW wind facility currently under development in Roosevelt County, New Mexico.

Milo is indirectly wholly ownedby EDF Renewable Energy. When complete, its wind facility will consist of wind turbine generators along with facilities necessary to interconnect to the transmission system owned by Southwestern Public Service and operated by the Southwest Power Pool. The facility is projected to begin the production of energy for sale in late 2015. All of the output of the facility will be sold into the SPP wholesale market.

Also on Dec. 9, EDF’s Roosevelt Wind Project LLC filed a notice of self-certification that it is an exempt wholesale generator based on its ownership and operation of an approximately 250-MW wind facility currently under development in Roosevelt County, New Mexico, the output of which will be sold at wholesale. 

The Roosevelt Wind project will interconnect to the transmission system owned by Southwestern Public Service and operated by the Southwest Power Pool. The facility is projected to begin the production of energy for sale in late 2015. All of the output of the facility will be sold under a long-term power purchase agreement to Southwestern Public Service.

A project contact in both cases is: Mark Wong, Senior Counsel, 15445 Innovation Drive, San Diego, CA 92128, (858) 521-3473, mark.wong@edf-re.com.

About Barry Cassell 20414 Articles
Barry Cassell is Chief Analyst for GenerationHub covering coal and emission controls issues, projects and policy. He has covered the coal and power generation industry for more than 24 years, beginning in November 2011 at GenerationHub and prior to that as editor of SNL Energy’s Coal Report. He was formerly with Coal Outlook for 15 years as the publication’s editor and contributing writer, and prior to that he was editor of Coal & Synfuels Technology and associate editor of The Energy Report. He has a bachelor’s degree from Central Michigan University.