Colorado, United States [RenewableEnergyWorld.com] Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. (RES Americas) announced the completion of the Wild Horse Expansion Wind Project. The 44-megawatt (MW) project, in Kittitas County Washington, expands the existing Wild Horse Wind Facility from 229 MW to 273 MW through the addition of 22 Vestas V80 2-MW wind turbines.
RES America Construction Inc. served as the Balance of Plant (BOP) construction contractor. The project owner and developer, Puget Sound Energy (PSE), engaged RES Americas after the successful completion of the original Wild Horse Wind Facility.
“Wild Horse Expansion Wind Project continues our successful relationship with Puget Sound Energy and we look forward to working on future projects together.” said Chris Hills, VP of construction projects for RES Americas. “Through the completion of Wild Horse Expansion Wind Project, RES Americas continues to deliver the benefits of secure, clean, renewable energy to Washington State.”