Bethel Wind Farm

Castro, Texas

United States

Wind

Technical details

Bethel consists of 120 wind turbines manufactured by General Electric Renewable Energy.

Each turbine is mounted on top of an 80-meter-tall tower and has a 116-meter, three-blade rotor connected to a generator. Multiple wind turbines are electrically connected in parallel to the main power transformer where the energy is converted from 34.5kV to 115kV for interconnection.

120 turbines: GE Energy 2.3-116 (power 2 300 kW, diameter 116 m)

Percent Utilized

100.000%

Total Capacity

276 MW

Instrument Type

Carbon Offset