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TRENT MESA WIND

Wind

Project Overview

Trent Mesa Wind is an approximately 156-megawatt (MW) wind farm located between the towns of Abilene and Sweetwater in West Texas. Initially constructed in 2003, it features 100 wind turbines and underwent a full repowering in 2018. AEP Renewables and Invenergy own and operate the wind farm.

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Facts At A Glance

Project Type

Wind Turbine

Project Name

Trent Mesa Wind

Project Location

West Texas

Status

Operating

Commercial Operation

2003 (initial); 2018 (repower)

EPC

Blattner Energy

Owner

AEP Renewables, Invenergy

Operator

AEP Renewables

Wind Farm Rating

156 MW

Number of Wind Turbines

100

Turbine Rating

1.5 MW - 1.79 MW

Rotor Diameter

82.5m - 103m

Hub Height

65m - 80m

Turbine Manufacturer

General Electric