Wind power development

Client name: 
General Energy Corporation, Illinois, USA
Start date: 
2/2012
End date: 
10/2018
Description: 

Owner’s engineer for 200 MW wind power project in Illinois from concept to development phase.  Project was sold to large utility in 2018.  Areas of involvement: Prospecting for regions with high wind resources, procurement and installation of 60m met-mast and management of data, bankable wind resource assessment, detailed financial model for investors, turbine selection, micrositing/turbine layout, obstruction of aviation airspace FAA study, bird and bat impact assessment, and interconnection application for the wind farm to connect to the PJM regional transmission operator.