Dry Lake Wind Power Project
Operator: Iberdrola Renewables, Tempe, Ariz.
Plant location: Navajo Co., Ariz.
SRP involvement: SRP has an agreement to purchase 100% of the plant's electrical energy output.
Description: The Dry Lake Wind Power Project, located near Heber, Ariz., is the state's first commercial-scale wind farm. The project is situated on a combination of private, state and Bureau of Land Management public lands. The Suzlon S88-2.1 MW turbines at this wind power project generate 127 megawatts (MW) of clean, renewable energy. Typically, a 127 MW wind project can generate power for more than 20,000 average homes, according to the American Wind Energy Association's calculation.
Capacity: 127 MW.
Dedication of the project
Don't miss our video from the dedication of the Dry Lake Wind Power Project.