Wheatridge Renewable Energy Facility I (WREF I) is a 100 megawatt (MW) wind energy generation facility located within a 3,100 acre (4.8 square mile) site boundary. The facility consists of 40 wind turbines and related or supporting facilities with a maximum blade tip height of 476 feet.
Operating. The facility commenced commercial operation on December 7, 2020.
I is located approximately 7 miles northeast of Heppner in Morrow County. PDF Map I Online Map
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On May 22, 2020, the Energy Facility Siting Council approved Request for Amendment 5 of the Wheatridge Wind Energy Facility, which authorized allocation of previously approved facility components into two original site certificates for the Wheatridge Renewable Energy Facility I and the Wheatridge Renewable Energy Facility II. The documentation for the original project can be found on the Wheatridge Renewable Energy Facility webpage.
- Click here to view a diagram of the Site Certificate history.