Post Rock Wind

Post Rock Wind map

Location Ellsworth & Lincoln Counties, Kansas
Power Purchaser Westar Energy
Turbine Manufacturer General Electric
Turbine Size 1.5 MW
Number of Turbines 134
Project Capacity 200 MW
Revenue PPA
Contract Tenor 30 years
Commercial Operation Q4 2012

Post Rock Wind is a 200 MW wind power facility located in Kansas, reaching across Ellsworth and Lincoln counties. Post Rock Wind consists of 134 three-bladed 1.5 MW GE wind turbines. Pattern Energy owns 60% of the project, equal to 120 MW.

The facility, which reached commercial operation in October 2012, sells 100% of its electrical output under a long-term power purchase agreement with Westar, which has a BBB+ credit rating.

Post Rock Wind facility spreads across an area of 23,000 acres in Ellsworth and Lincoln counties of Kansas.