Baffin Wind looks for March 31 commercial start on Texas project

Baffin Wind LLC, which is developing a 202-MW project and is an affiliate of Iberdrola Renewables LLC, on Feb. 24 filed a renewable energy registration with the Texas Public Utilities Commission.

Its project is now known as the Baffin wind farm, and was formerly known as the Penascal III project. It is made up of 101 of the Gamesa G97 wind turbine model, which have a capacity of 2 MW each. The project is due for commercial operation around March 31 of this year. The project is located in Kennedy County, Texas.

A project contact is: Paul Sari, Asset Manager, Baffin Wind LLC, 1125 NW Couch St., Suite 700, Portland, OR 97209, 503-423-2043,

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.