RES to Sell Oklahoma Wind Power to Arkansas Electric Cooperative

July 22, 2013 by  
Filed under Green Energy News

RES Americas Inc., a unit of the
U.K.’s Renewable Energy Systems Ltd., said Arkansas Electric
Cooperative Corp. agreed to buy power from a wind farm it’s
planning to build in Oklahoma.

The 150-megawatt Origin Wind Energy project in Murray and
Carter counties, Oklahoma, will have 75 wind turbines and is
scheduled to enter operation by Dec. 31, 2014, RES said today in
a statement.

RES, based in Broomfield, Colorado, didn’t disclose terms
of the power purchase agreement or the project’s expected cost.
Anna Giovinetto, an RES spokeswoman, didn’t immediately reply to
phone and e-mail messages.

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