Busch Ranch wind farm

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Busch Ranch wind farm is an operating wind farm in Huerfano County, Colorado, United States.

Project Details

Table 1: Phase-level project details for Busch Ranch wind farm

Phase name Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Mount type Owner Operator
1 Operating[1] 2012[1] 29 MW[1] Onshore Black Hills Corporation[2] Black Hills Corporation[2]
2 Operating[1] 2019[1] 59 MW[1] Onshore Black Hills Corporation[3] Black Hills Corporation[3]


Table 2: Phase-level location details for Busch Ranch wind farm

Phase name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
1 Huerfano County, Colorado, United States[4] 37.7958, -104.488 (exact)[4]
2 Las Animas County, Colorado, United States[4] 37.7611, -104.383 (exact)[4]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 "Form EIA-860 detailed data (v2020 Early Release June, 2021): US Energy Information Administration". US Energy Information Administration. September 5, 2020. Archived from the original on July 13, 2021. Retrieved May 21, 2021.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Busch Ranch Wind Project". Black Hills Corporation. March 4, 2013. Archived from the original on July 3, 2021. Retrieved August 23, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Introducing our new 60 megawatt wind farm, Busch Ranch II". Archived from the original on July 3, 2021. Retrieved August 23, 2021.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Hoen, B.D., Diffendorfer, J.E., Rand, J.T., Kramer, L.A., Garrity, C.P., and Hunt, H.E. (April 19, 2018). "US Wind Turbine Database (v4.0, (April 9, 2021): U.S. Geological Survey, American Clean Power Association, and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory data release". United States Wind Turbine Database. Archived from the original on December 3, 2021. Retrieved April 9, 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)