Officials from Third Planet Windpower (TPW), LLC, have announced the sale of the TPW wind farm east of Petersburg to Gestamp Wind, a division of Gestamp Renewables, headquartered in Madrid, Spain.
TPW Petersburg is a 40.5 megawatt capacity wind farm that was commissioned Oct. 31, 2011. Power from the 27-tower wind farm is contracted to Omaha Public Power District.
Gestamp Wind also owns and operates the 60 megawatt Flat Water wind farm in Richardson County, Nebraska. Power from that wind farm, commissioned in January 2011, is also contracted to OPPD.