Harvey Pushed This Texas Wind Farm All the Way to the Max

08.31.2017  -  bloomberg.com

For a wind farm in the path of a hurricane, location matters.

Pattern Energy Group Inc.’s Gulf Wind farm in Texas remained in operation even as Hurricane Harvey devastated the state with a deluge of rain and winds that reached 130 miles an hour. The 283-megawatt power plant is in Armstrong, about 85 miles (137 kilometers) from Corpus Christi, where the storm crashed into the coast.

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