Spearville I Wind

Developer: EDF Renewables
Owner: Kansas City Power & Light (KCP&L)
Operation and Maintenance: EDF Renewables
System Size: 100.5
Date of Operation: September 2006

Spearville Wind Farm,just north of Spearville, Kansas—is part of Kansas City Power & Light’s effort to provide the Kansas City region with job retention and affordable, reliable energy. It consists of 67 turbines, as well as access roads, turbine foundations, and an underground collection system due to help from Mortenson Construction.

The project became operational in 2006 and has a 100.5-MW capacity.