The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on April 11 approved a Feb. 16 application from Prairie Breeze Wind Energy II LLC and Prairie Breeze Wind Energy III LLC for authorization for the disposition of jurisdictional facilities.
Specifically, TerraForm IWG Acquisition Holdings III LLC will acquire from Invenergy Wind Global LLC (IWG) indirect controlling ownership interests in each of the applicants.
Prairie Breeze II owns and operates a 73-MW wind project located near Petersburg, Nebraska. Prairie Breeze III is constructing, and will own and operate, a 35.8-MW wind farm that will be located also near Petersburg, Nebraska. Both the Prairie Breeze II and Prairie Breeze III projects are situated within the Southwest Power Pool.
The applicants are part of Invenergy Wind LLC.
The buyer, TerraForm IWG Acquisition III, is an indirect subsidiary of SunEdison Inc., a publicly traded company that develops wind and solar energy projects and sells photovoltaic energy solutions.