Lincoln Clean Energy (LCE), Ørsted’s U.S. onshore company, issued the final notice to proceed on its 230-MW Plum Creek wind facility in Wayne County, Nebraska. This follows the final investment decision from Ørsted’s Board of Directors.
The wind farm is expected to be operational in 2020 and will generate enough energy to power up to 100,000 homes annually. LCE now has 670 MW of wind facilities under construction across three states: Texas, Nebraska and South Dakota.
LCE has entered into long-term power purchase agreements for the facility’s power with The J.M. Smucker Company, Vail Resorts, and Avery Dennison Corporation.
“We are happy to announce that the Plum Creek