Caney River


Where is the project?

About 10 miles west of Howard, Kansas. The project is in Elk County, Kansas.


What transmission line does the project connect with?

Interconnected to the Westar 345 kV transmission system in Elk County


What is the size of the project?

200 MW


What turbines are being used?

Vestas 1.8 MW


How many turbines are being used?



Landowners and Acreage Involved:

The project area encompasses approximately 14,000 acres and involves around 15 landowners.


When did the project begin operating?

January 2012


Who purchased the power?

Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), the nation’s largest public power company. The power is delivered to TVA’s customers in the Southeast U.S.


Who developed the project?

Caney River Wind Project, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tradewind Energy, Inc.


Who owns the project?

Enel Green Power North America, Inc.


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