LCRA files interconnect deal for 200-MW Rattlesnake wind project of RES Americas

Filed with the Public Utility Commission of Texas on Oct. 30 was a Generation Interconnection Agreement between LCRA Transmission Services Corp. and Rattlesnake Power LLC for a 200-MW wind project that is due for commercial operation around Dec. 31, 2016.

The project will connect initially into the LCRA system on a 345-kV line in McCulloch County, Texas, with that interconnect point to be eventually replaced by LCRA’s new Bow Wood Substation. The wind project is to be made up of 100 Vestas V110 wind turbines, each at 2 MW in size.

The contact information for Rattlesnake Power is for RES Americas and includes: Michael Hutson, phone 512-708-1538, michael.hutson@res-americas.com.

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