Buffalo Gap wind farm

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Buffalo Gap wind farm is an operating wind farm in Taylor County, Texas, United States.

Project Details

Table 1: Phase-level project details for Buffalo Gap wind farm

Phase name Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Type Owner Operator
1 Operating[1] 2005[1] 121 MW[1] Onshore[1] AES CORP[2] AES CORP[3]
2 Operating[1] 2007[1] 232 MW[1] Onshore[1] AES CORP[2]
3 Operating[1] 2008[1] 170 MW[1] Onshore[1] AES CORP[2] AES CORP[4]


Table 2: Phase-level location details for Buffalo Gap wind farm

Phase Name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
1 Taylor County, Texas, United States[5] 32.3126, -100.092 (exact)[5]
2 Nolan County, Texas, United States[5] 32.3401, -100.203 (exact)[5]
3 Nolan County, Texas, United States[5] 32.2868, -100.177 (exact)[5]

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