ABB_id2059
in News Departments > Projects & Contracts
print the content item

Escondido, Calif.-based enXco Service Corp., an EDF Energies Nouvelles company, has entered into a three-year operations and maintenance (O&M) service agreement with Wisconsin Public Service Corp. (WPS), a subsidiary of Integrys Energy Group Inc., for the 99 MW Crane Creek Wind Project located in Howard County, Iowa.

enXco will operate and provide all necessary maintenance for the 66 GE 1.5 MW turbines and balance of plant equipment, as well as supplying 24/7 remote monitoring and fault resets from its operations control center in Pipestone, Minn.

"We're looking forward to working with enXco on our first large-scale wind project," says WPS wind maintenance manager Doug Bishop. "Their extensive experience in wind farm operation and maintenance will help ensure that we are providing the best value for our customers while maintaining a positive relationship with the local community."

Crane Creek Wind Project, under development by enXco Development Corp. on behalf of WPS, is expected to begin the construction phase in 2009.

SOURCE: enXco Service Corp.


Trachte_id2056
Latest Top Stories

The Song Remains The Same: AWEA Says Stable Policy Can Protect U.S. Wind Investment

Although the U.S. wind industry added more than four times the amount of wind in 2014 compared with 2013, predictable policy is needed to sustain its long-term success.


High Net-Worth Investors Claim 'All Of The Above' On Energy, Renewable And Otherwise

According to a recent Morgan Stanley poll, high-dollar investors favor investment in renewable energy technologies, such as wind and solar.


U.S. Wind Power Installations Surpassed 4.7 GW Last Year, Although China Still Leads

Bloomberg New Energy Finance reports that U.S. wind installations came back in a big way from a disappointing 2013.


IRS Specifies Performance, Quality Standards For Small Wind Turbines

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently issued guidelines creating safety and performance standards for small wind turbines to be eligible for the 30% investment tax credit.


Hot Times North Of The Border: Canada Tops Previous Record For Installed Wind Capacity

For the second consecutive year, Canada's wind market has bested the country's previous mark for new installations.

Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015