On March 16, 2001, enXco, Inc., submitted an application on behalf of Chanarambie Power Partners, LLC, to the EQB for a site permit for a 79.5 megawatt (MW) Large Wind Energy Conversion System (LWECS) to be located in Murray County, Minnesota.Chanarambie Power Partners, LLC. was awarded a 79.5-Megawatt project by Xcel Energy, Inc. (formerly Northern States Power Company) as part of Xcel's requirement to provide 425 megawatts of wind-generated electricity. All of the proposed wind turbines, foundations, transformers, underground feeder lines and collection lines will be located in Murray County. The energy from the proposed 79.5 MW project will be delivered to Xcel's Chanarambie substation located in section 6 of Chanarambie Township in Murray County, Minnesota.

Description: 
61 Enron Wind 1.5 MW wind turbines in Murray Co.
Contributor: 
Chanarambie Power Partners, LLC
Creator: 
Minnesota Environmental Quality Board. Energy Facility Permitting
Publisher: 
Minnesota Planning (Agency). Environmental Quality Board
Publication Date: 
December 9, 2003
Counties: 
Murray County
Document type(s): 
Rights: 
Public
Status: 
<li>2001-03-19: Application accepted</li><li>2001-03-28: Draft permit issued</li><li>2001-04-11: Public meeting</li><li>2001-05-17: Permit issued</li><li>2003-12-01: Project built</li><li>Upcoming: Docket closed</li>
Title Date
December 2, 2003
PDF icon 02-45-LWECS-enXco_finalsitepermitenXco.pdf December 2, 2003