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Turning Toward the Future: LPO investments harness the power of the wind from Hawaii to Maine

PROJECTLOAN PROGRAMTECHNOLOGYOWNER(S)LOCATION(S)LOAN TYPELOAN AMOUNTISSUANCE DATE
WIND ENERGY PROJECTS
GRANITE RELIABLETitle XVIIWind Energy ProjectsBAIF Granite Holdings & Freshet Wind EnergyCoos County, New HampshirePartial Loan Guarantee$169 MillionSeptember 2011
KAHUKUTitle XVIIWind Energy ProjectsFirst WindKahuku, HawaiiLoan Guarantee$117 MillionJuly 2010
RECORD HILLTitle XVIIWind Energy ProjectsRecord Hill Wind & Yale UniversityRoxbury, MaineLoan Guarantee$102 MillionAugust 2011
SHEPHERDS FLATTitle XVIIWind Energy ProjectsCaithness Energy, LLCGilliam County & Morrow County, OregonPartial Loan Guarantee$1.3 BillionDecember 2010

All information up-to-date as of June 2017

Loan Amount represents the approximate amount of the loan facility at closing including principal and any capitalized interest

Kahuku loan fully repaid in February 2015

WIND ENERGY PORTFOLIO

GRANITE RELIABLE
As one of the first U.S. projects to use larger, more efficient turbines, Granite Reliable is a pioneering American wind farm.
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KAHUKU
By combining cutting-edge wind turbine generators and a control system, Kahuku brings wind power to the Aloha State’s island-based power grid.
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RECORD HILL
Robust turbine technologies at Record Hill allow more power output during extreme weather conditions than conventional wind energy technology.
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SHEPHERDS FLAT
Spanning 2 counties of working heritage ranch land in eastern Oregon, Shepherds Flat is one of the world’s largest wind farms.
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ILLUSTRATED POSTER SERIES

WIND ENERGY
LPO Illustrated Poster Series: Wind Energy
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