132-MW Voyager Wind I project in California due for operation in 2016

Voyager Wind I LLC, which is developing a 132-MW project in California, on Dec. 23 filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission a notice of self-certification as an exempt wholesale generator.

The company said it is constructing and will own or lease and operate an approximately 132-MW (nameplate) wind facility located in Kern County, California. It expects the facility to commence first production of test power in September 2016 and expects commercial operation to commence soon thereafter.

Voygager Wind I will be engaged directly and exclusively in the business of owning and operating the facility and selling electric energy at wholesale. It will be an “eligible facility” as defined in section 32(a)(2) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935.

The facility will be interconnected to the transmission system owned by Southern California Edison and operated by the California Independent System Operator.

A company contact is: Jeff Cast, Terra-Gen LLC, 1095 Avenue of the Americas, 25th Floor, Suite A, New York, NY 10036, Tel: (646) 829-3900, jcast@terra-gen.com.

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