As Renewable Energy World writes, Portland General Electric and NextEra Energy Resources are working together to develop a commercial power generation facility in eastern Oregon.
- The name of the project is the Wheatridge Renewable Energy Facility and will combine wind energy, solar energy, and battery storage in a way previously un-pursued in the industry.
- The wind farm has just been completed, while the battery and solar elements are still under construction and will be completed by the end of 2021.
- Wheatridge’s wind farm uses 120 wind turbines manufactured by GE, a mix of their 2.3 and 2.5-megawatt machines.
- PGE has a company-wide goal set for net-zero greenhouse emissions by 2040.
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