Where is the project?
The Cheyenne Ridge Wind Project is located approximately 15 miles North of Cheyenne Wells, Colorado. The project straddles the Cheyenne and Kit Carson County border.
What transmission line does the project connect with?
This project has multiple interconnection options. A 115kV transmission line runs North/South through the project and transmission lines with larger capacity are currently proposed for the region to transport energy back to the Front Range and areas farther West.
What is the size of the project?
Up to 600 MW
Landowners and Acreage Involved:
Cheyenne Ridge encompasses 100,000 acres and consists of over 50 landowners.
Who is buying the power?
The power produced by Cheyenne Ridge Wind Project will be marketed to local and regional electric utilities.
Who developed the project?
The developer of the Cheyenne Ridge Wind Project is Tradewind Energy, Inc.
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