Passadumkeag Windpark LLC, developer of a 40-MW wind project in Maine, on Jan. 30 filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission a notice of self-certification of its status as an exempt wholesale generator.
Passadumkeag’s sole and managing member is Quantum Wind Acquisition I LLC, which has as its sole and managing member Quantum Funding LLC. Passadumkeag is constructing an approximately 40-MW wind facility located approximately 30 miles northeast of Bangor, Maine. The facility will interconnect with the ISO New England system.
Passadumkeag said it has entered into a 15-year power purchase agreement with Western Massachusetts Electric Co. (WEMCO), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Northeast Utilities. Under the power purchase agreement, as amended, WEMCO will take 96.2% of all energy, renewable energy credits (RECs), and installed capacity produced by or available from the facility. The remaining 3.8% may be sold into the ISO-NE market or to WEMCO if the parties so choose.
A project contact is: W. Lance Schuler, General Counsel, Quantum Utility Generation LLC, 1401 McKinney Street, Suite 1800, Houston, TX 77010, Phone: (713) 485-8640, Fax: (713) 485-8641, email@example.com.