West Virginia and Indiana Wind Generation Projects
NedPower Mount Storm (West Virginia)
Location: Grant County, West Virginia
Generates up to 264-megawatts of electricity - half of which is owned by Dominion Energy.
Can generate enough renewable electricity to power about 66,000 homes.
The project is a joint venture agreement with Shell WindEnergy Inc.,
Consists of 132 wind turbines along 12 miles of the Allegheny Front
The electricity generated by the wind turbines flows across power lines from Mount Storm Power Station and over a new 500,000-volt transmission line completed to increase the supply and reliability in Northern Virginia.
Fowler Ridge Wind Farm (Indiana)
Location: Benton County, Indiana, about 90 miles northwest of Indianapolis
Generates 301.3-megawatts of electricity
Can generate enough renewable electricity to power about 90,000 homes.
Commercial operation began in March 2009
Became joint-owners in 2008 with BP Wind Energy - who operates the facility