Gooding County, Idaho
Located at the Big Sky Dairy near Gooding, Idaho, this biodigester processes manure from about 4,700 dairy cows. It is a 1.3-Megawatt waste-to-energy project.
Garden City, KS
Located just southwest of Garden City, Kansas, Buffalo Dunes Wind Project consists of 135 GE 1.85 MW turbines with a nameplate capacity of 250 MW. The project produces enough power for 75,000 homes and is built on tilled acres which minimizes environmental impact.
Bull Creek Wind Farm is located on 60,000 acres of rangeland near Gail, Texas, which is approximately 50 miles south of Lubbock. It consists of 180 Mitsubishi MWT-62/1.0 turbines each rated at 1-MW.
Designed, Engineered, and constructed by Radiance Solar, the Camilla Solar Plant is South Georgia's first utility-scale solar installation. With over 68,500 Trina solar modules, the system has the capacity to produce 26.5 MWh of electricity annually.
Located in Woodbury Georgia, the Camp Solar Project was commissioned in December of 2013 and has a nameplate capacity of 3.168MW.
Located approximately 15 miles north and east of Enid, Oklahoma, the Chisholm View Wind farm consists of 140 GE 1.6 MW turbines and has a nameplate capacity of 235 MW.
Located on private land used for wheat and barley farming and cattle grazing near Condon, this 49.8-Megawatt project is comprised of 83 Mitsubishi 600-kilowatt turbines and can generate enough electricity to power about 10,513 homes.
Roger Mills, Oklahoma
The Elk City Wind Farm I is a 98.9-Megawatt (MW) wind generation plant with forty three 2.3-MW Siemens turbines. Located in Roger Mills, Oklahoma, Elk City Wind I began commercial operation in 2010 and is capable of generating enough electricity to power more than 25,000 homes.
The Flat Ridge 2 wind farm is located in a wind-rich region near Wichita, Kansas. The 470-Megawatt (MW) project is currently the largest single-phase wind farm in the state of Kansas. Spread across 66,000 acres, Flat Ridge 2 utilizes 294 wind turbines to generate enough electricity to power 140,000 homes.
Located in Toledo, Oregon, Georgia-Pacific's largest energy source is biomass – wood fiber, bark and other organic materials created as a by-product of manufacturing their paper products. Energy generated from the biomass facility is used to power its manufacturing facilities, decreasing the intensity of purchased energy (non-biomass) and associated greenhouse gas emissions in its operations.
Golden Valley is one of 11 wind parks in the 183-MW Idaho Wind Partners project, the largest wind energy development effort in Idaho history.
Idaho Solar 1 is Idaho's first commercial solar farm. Covering 360 acres just south of Boise, it consists of 174,800 polysilicon solar panels installed on a single axis tracking system and produces enough energy to power approximately 29,000 homes.
Klickitat County, Washington
Located in Klickitat, WA, Juniper Canyon Wind Farm was commissioned in March 2011 and consists of 63 Mitsubishi turbines with a nameplate capacity of 151.2-Megawatts.
Kittitas Valley Wind Farm is located along the Anderson Mountain range on 6,000 acres north of Ellensburg, Washington. The wind farm has an installed capacity of 100.8-Megawatt (MW)—enough to power approximately 28,000 homes each year—and features forty-eight 2.1-MW turbines.
Sherman County, Oregon
Located on privately owned farmland near Wasco and built in four phase, this 399-Megawatt project is home to dry-land wheat farming and testing of new wind turbine technology. The project generates enough electricity to power approximately 115,000 homes.
Located in the Oklahoma-Texas panhandle, the Kode Novus Wind farm is ideally situated to take advantage of the power of the panhandle's windswept plains.
Leaning Juniper 1, a 100.5-Megawatt (MW) project near Arlington, Oregon, began operations in September 2006. This project has sixty-seven 1.5-MW turbines.
Lime Wind Farm is a family owned, 3-Megawatt community wind project located in the eastern Oregon town of Huntington, just southeast of La Grande on the Snake River. With Hells Canyon and the Idaho border to the east, Lime Wind Farm is one of the first locally-owned megawatt wind farms in Oregon.
The Little Elk Wind Project is located in southwest Oklahoma approximately 6 miles southeast of Cordell.
Marengo, a 140.4-Megawatt (MW) project near Dayton, Washington, began operations in August 2007. This project has seventy-eight 1.8-MW turbines. Marengo II, a 70.2-MW project adjacent to Marengo I near Dayton Washington, began operations in June 2008. This project has thirty-nine 1.8-MW turbines.
The Meadow Creek Wind Project is a 120-Megawatt (MW) wind project in Bonneville County, Idaho, six miles southwest of Ririe, Idaho. The project achieved commercial operations in December 2012 and utilizes fifty-seven Suzlon 2.1-MW S97 wind turbines.
Malheur County, Oregon
The Neal Hot Springs project currently consists of 9.6 square miles of geothermal energy and surface rights leased by US Geothermal, Inc. The property is located in Malhuer County in Eastern Oregon, approximately 90 miles northwest of Boise.
Located on a dry-land wheat farm owned by two families near Kennewick, this 95.9-MW, 75-acre project was built in three phases and is now comprised of sixty-three turbines (forty-nine 1.3-MW and 14 2.3-MW).
Twin Falls, Idaho
Completed in 2010, the Oregon Trail Wind Park in Twin Falls County, Idaho features nine wind turbines reaching a total capacity of 13.5-Megawatts (MW). The Oregon Trail Wind Park is part of the Idaho Wind Partners project, a 183-MW series of eleven wind parks near Twin Falls, Idaho which constitutes Idaho’s largest wind energy development to date.
Whitman County, Washington
As the largest renewable energy facility in Whitman County, the 105-Megawatt (MW) Palouse Wind project features fifty-eight state-of-the-art Vestas V100 1.8-MW turbines installed between the town of Oakesdale and State Route 195 on the hills surrounding Naff Ridge.
Kenedy County, Texas
The Peñascal Wind Power Project, located in Kenedy County, Texas, is the first wind farm constructed along the Texas coast. The 84 turbines at this wind power project generate 202 megawatts (MW) of clean, renewable energy and contribute jobs and tax revenue to the local community. Typically, a 202 MW wind project can generate power for more than 70,000 homes, according to the American Wind Energy Association’s calculation.
Lincoln County, KS
Located in Lincoln and Ellsworth counties Kansas, the Smoky Hills Wind II Project consists of 99 GE turbines and has a nameplate capacity of 148.5 MW.
Located in Baldwin, Florida, the Trail Ridge Landfill Gas Recovery project captures methane, a powerful greenhouse gas, released by the decomposing waste. The gas is fed into a generator with a nameplate capacity of 9.6 MW which creates enough energy to power approximately 42,300 homes.
Young County. TX
Trinity Hills Wind Farm consists of 90 turbines on 33,000 acres straddling Young and Archer counties, Texas.
Located about five miles west of the town of Hagerman in Twin Falls County, Idaho, the Tuana Gulch Wind Park has been an operating wind facility since 2011.
The White Bluffs Solar Station is located 10 miles north of Richland, Wash., where the sun shines about 300 days a year. The project uses 242 multi-crystalline silicon photovoltaic panels to convert sunlight into 38.7 kilowatts of direct current electricity.
White Creek Wind Project is the largest public power-initiated wind project in the United States. It is located in the Columbia River Gorge on 9,500 acres of ranchland, 21 miles east of Goldendale, Washington. Total installed capacity is 204.7-Megawatts (MW). With a one-third capacity factor, the projected annual output is 68 average MW. The project will power an estimated 38,000 homes or about 427 homes per turbine.
Near Idaho Falls, Idaho
Wolverine Creek is a 64.5-Megawatt (MW) wind farm near Idaho Falls, in operation since 2005. Under a 20-year power purchase agreement, PacifiCorp is purchasing 100 percent of the facility’s output. This project has forty-three 1.5-MW turbines.