October 29, 2016
Invenergy Completes Sale of Interest in Wake Wind Energy Center to Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power
CHICAGO (Oct. 29, 2016) – Leading clean energy company Invenergy LLC (“Invenergy”) today announced the sale of a controlling interest in its 257 MW Wake Wind Energy Center to Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power. Invenergy will own the remaining interest in the project and will operate and maintain the facility.
Wake Wind is located approximately 10 miles northeast of the city of Crosbyton, 50 miles east of Lubbock. The facility consists of 150 GE 1.715 MW wind turbines. Construction was completed and the facility reached full commercial operations earlier this month.
Blattner Energy Inc. was the project’s contractor for civil/mechanical scope and the transmission line, while EPC Services was the contractor for the electrical substation.
Invenergy drives innovation in energy. Invenergy and its affiliated companies develop, own, and operate large-scale renewable and other clean energy generation and storage facilities in the Americas, and Europe. Invenergy's home office is located in Chicago and it has regional development offices in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Japan and Europe.
Invenergy and its affiliated companies have developed more than 13,700 MW of projects that are in operation, construction or advanced development, including wind, solar, natural gas-fueled power generation and energy storage projects. For more information, please visit www.invenergyllc.com.