Bethel Wind Farm

Castro, Texas

United States


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


Total Capacity

276 MW

Instrument Type

Carbon Offset